Lewbel, Arthur; Jacho-Chavez, David; Linton, Oliver - Department of Economics, Boston College - 2006

Let r(x,z) be a function that, along with its derivatives, can be consistently estimated nonparametrically. This paper discusses identification and consistent estimation of the unknown functions H, M, G and F, where r(x, z) = H[M (x, z)] and M(x,z) = G(x) + F(z). An estimation algorithm is...