The Comparative Political Economy of the Welfare State by Thomas Janoski

By Thomas Janoski

Comparative examine is exploding with new methodological and theoretical ways. during this e-book, students who're specialist in every one of these tools give you the first accomplished clarification and alertness of time-series, pooled, occasion background, and Boolean the right way to substantial difficulties of the welfare country. every one portion of the booklet makes a speciality of a brand new process with a normal advent to the tactic after which papers utilizing the strategy to accommodate research bearing on welfare nation difficulties in a political financial system viewpoint. students and graduate scholars eager about technique during this region will want this ebook to deliver them modern on proliferating methodologies.

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The estimated simple forms of serial correlation are then used in a generalized differencing transformation that purges regressand and regressors of serial linear dependence. An estimation equation then yields revised parameter estimates for the original OLS equation. The new regression residuals are then used to reestimate serial correlation, and generalized differencing may continue iteratively until the researcher is satisfied that new estimates of serial correlation no longer differ from the previous estimates (and are as good as this procedure allows).

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These more economic approaches are very new to comparative methods outside of the discipline of economics. However, we will not focus on these methods in this book 21 Thomas Janoski, Alexander M. Hicks because they point to theoretical advances rather than methodological innovations. Other works on comparative social science are available, but in most cases they either are much more substantively focused or focus more toward case-based methods. Dierkes et al. (1987) and Manfred and Peschar (1984) examine comparative social policy.

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