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Small-sample improvements in the statistical analysis of seasonally cointegrated systems

  • Cubadda, Gianluca
  • Omtzigt, Pieter

This paper proposes new iterative reduced-rank regression procedures for seasonal cointegration analysis. The suggested methods are motivated by the idea that modelling the cointegration restrictions jointly at different frequencies may increase efficiency in finite samples. Monte Carlo simulations indicate that the new tests and estimators perform well with respect to already existing statistical procedures.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Computational Statistics & Data Analysis.

Volume (Year): 49 (2005)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 333-348

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Handle: RePEc:eee:csdana:v:49:y:2005:i:2:p:333-348
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