No. 02 - Functional Forms Commonly Used in CGE Models

Fabienne Femenia 

This technical note presents a review of the functional forms commonly used to represent demand and production in Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) models. The general properties of demand and production functions are described. The note also includes the detailed derivation of some specific functions.

Publication date: 
8 Nov, 2012 
Source / Citation: 

Femenia, F., 2012. Functional Forms Commonly Used in CGE Models. AGRODEP Technical Note 02. Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute.