Systems of Equations in Forest Stand Modeling
Growth and yield models are often composed of systems of related equations. Parameter estimation techniques such as two-stage and three-stage least squares have been suggested for fitting such systems. An alternative theoretically sound parameter estimation procedure that can be used for any number of sequentially related equations, linear and nonlinear, is presented and discussed. Implementation of this procedure is illustrated for two systems of equations. For. Sci 35(2):548-556.
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Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Assistant Professor of Forest Biometrics/Management in the School of Forest Resources at the University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
Publication date: 1989-06-01
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