Forecasting State Sales Tax Revenues: Comparing the Accuracy of Different Methods

Results from alternative methods of forecasting were compared to actual forecasts of sales tax revenues by 28 state governments over a five-year period. The states' own forecasts, generally derived by combining judgment and econometric modeling, proved more accurate than any of the seven extrap...

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Volume: 26
Main Author: Grizzle, Gloria A
Klay, William Earle
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Athens, Ga Carl Vinson Institute of Government, University of Georgia 01.10.1994
Institute of Government, University of Georgia
published in: State & local government review Vol. 26; no. 3; pp. 142 - 152
Data of publication: 19941001
ISSN: 0160-323X
1943-3409
EISSN: 1943-3409
Discipline: Government
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