The Duali Software
††††††††††† Unlike the
other applications used with the Computational Economics book, the Duali
application is not commercial software.††
Rather it is academic software, that has a provenance that includes
earlier Fortran versions programmed by Kendrick and then by
††††††††††† On the other hand, the point and click nature of the Duali software greatly reduces the entry cost for learning to solve deterministic and stochastic control models. Also, there is a substantial Userís Guide available below:
††††††††††† Duali User's Guide 99†
††††††††††† Duali has proven to be a useful tool in the development of many undergraduate and graduate term papers and even a considerable number of dissertations.† Thus our advice about the Duali software is to proceed but proceed with caution.
Download Duali (self-extracting .zip file, 3.33MB)††
December 1999 version
Open the .exe file once the download completes. Then choose the folder when you want the files to be unzip.† Double click on dualivc4.exe to launch Duali.
If you would like to be informed of any updates to Duali, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.