The stationarity of consumption–income ratios: Evidence from bootstrapping confidence intervals
AbstractWe study the stationarity of consumption–income ratio (APC) in OECD countries. To that end, we use three different bootstrapping techniques to construct the 90% confidence intervals. The results show that the APC is non-stationary in most of the countries.
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Volume (Year): 115 (2012)
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Consumption-income; Unit root; Confidence interval; Bootstrapping;
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- E21 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment - - - Consumption; Saving; Wealth
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