|Latest Update: February 5, 2004: US model has been updated through 2003:4. See Forecast Memo.|
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The main reference for the US and MC models is Estimating How the Macroeconomy Works, which contains a complete description of the models. See in particular Chapter 2 and Appendices A and B. A briefer discussion of the US model, aimed at student users, is in The US Model Workbook.
The order of reading for the US model should be:
The order of the additional reading for the MC model should be:
When you are ready to use the US model, click "Solve" after US Model below, and when you are ready to use the MC model, click "Solve" after the MC model below.