Unit root tests in the presence of uncertainty about the non-stochastic trend
A sequential procedure for determination of trend degree and testing for unit root is introduced; its properties are investigated by Monte Carlo experiments. We compare the performance of Augmented Dickey-Fuller tests and the GLS tests of Elliott, Rothenberg and Srock (1996), in both cases with lag length selected by the BIC criterion.
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