Definition of Exogeneous

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Definition:

A variable is exogenous to a model if it is not determined by other parameters and variables in the model, but is set externally and any changes to it come from external forces. Contrast endogenous.

Terms related to Exogeneous:

  • Endogenous
  • Exclusion Restrictions
  • Stochastic Difference Equation

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