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Uses of entropy and divergence measures for evaluating econometric approximations and inference


  • Ullah, Aman


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  • Ullah, Aman, 2002. "Uses of entropy and divergence measures for evaluating econometric approximations and inference," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 107(1-2), pages 313-326, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:econom:v:107:y:2002:i:1-2:p:313-326

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    1. Francisco Blasques & Siem Jan Koopman & André Lucas, 2014. "Information Theoretic Optimality of Observation Driven Time Series Models," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 14-046/III, Tinbergen Institute.
    2. McLeod, A.I. & Zhang, Y., 2008. "Faster ARMA maximum likelihood estimation," Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, Elsevier, vol. 52(4), pages 2166-2176, January.
    3. Francisco (F.) Blasques & Paolo Gorgi & Siem Jan (S.J.) Koopman, 2017. "Accelerating GARCH and Score-Driven Models: Optimality, Estimation and Forecasting," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 17-059/III, Tinbergen Institute.
    4. Atukorala, Ranjani & Sriananthakumar, Sivagowry, 2015. "A comparison of the accuracy of asymptotic approximations in the dynamic regression model using Kullback-Leibler information," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 45(C), pages 169-174.
    5. Francisco Blasques & Siem Jan Koopman & André Lucas, 2014. "Optimal Formulations for Nonlinear Autoregressive Processes," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 14-103/III, Tinbergen Institute.

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