Companion Web Page for

"Comparing Solution Methods for Dynamic Equilibrium Economies"


S.B. Aruoba (University of Maryland)

J. Fernandez-Villaverde (University of Pennsylvania)

J.F. Rubio-Ramirez (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta)

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This webpage includes the codes used in the paper. You will find all the files needed to solve the model for the "Benchmark Calibration" as defined in the paper. There is a read-me file for each method and the codes are commented as much as possible. The programming languages and / or other programs needed to run the codes are in parantheses. Files are combined in a zip file for each method. Click on the name of the solution method to download the files.

Please note the copyright notice at the bottom of the page and use the codes at your own risk!

If you have any trouble accesing or executing the codes, contact the corresponding author.

Copyright � 2003-2005 S. Boragan Aruoba, Jesus Fernandez-Villaverde and Juan F. Rubio-Ramirez.

These codes are available on the World Wide Web at, and  and they are part of the package prepared for the paper "Comparing Solution Methods for Dynamic Equilibrium Economies". They may be freely reproduced for educational and research purposes, so long as they are not altered, this copyright notice is reproduced with them, and they are not sold for profit.
Consent of the corresponding author must be obtained before using all or any part of these codes in a publication.

This page was last updated on September 4, 2005