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Simulation-based finite-sample tests for heteroskedasticity and ARCH effects

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  • Dufour, Jean-Marie
  • Khalaf, Lynda
  • Bernard, Jean-Thomas
  • Genest, Ian

In this paper we describe a solution to the problem of controlling the size of homoskedasticity tests in linear regression contexts.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Econometrics.

Volume (Year): 122 (2004)
Issue (Month): 2 (October)
Pages: 317-347

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