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On the validity of the Jarque-Bera normality test in conditionally heteroskedastic dynamic regression models


  • Fiorentini, Gabriele
  • Sentana, Enrique
  • Calzolari, Giorgio


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  • Fiorentini, Gabriele & Sentana, Enrique & Calzolari, Giorgio, 2004. "On the validity of the Jarque-Bera normality test in conditionally heteroskedastic dynamic regression models," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 83(3), pages 307-312, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:83:y:2004:i:3:p:307-312

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