A STANDARD COMPUTABLE GENERAL EQUILIBRIUM (CGE) MODEL IN GAMS

Authors: 
Hans Lofgren, Rebecca L. Harris, Sherman Robinson, with assistance from Marcelle Thomas and Moataz El-Said 
Publisher: 
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) 

This manual describes the standard SAM and gives an overview of the features of the CGE model, followed by an equation-by-equation description. Finaly, the manual provides a description of  the structure of the GAMS files for the standard CGE model and its database and discusses how they may be used for policy analysis. The appendixes include the mathematical model statement in summary form and core sections of the GAMS code for the model. 

Publication date: 
1 Jan, 2002 
Version Number: 
2002 version