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Weak convergence of non-stationary multivariate marked processes with applications to martingale testing

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This paper establishes the weak convergence of a class of marked empirical processes of possibly non-stationary and/or non-ergodic multivariate time series sequences under martingale conditions. The assumptions involved are similar to those in Brown's martingale central limit theorem. In particular, no mixing conditions are imposed. As an application, we propose a test statistic for the martingale hypothesis and we derive its asymptotic null distribution. Finally, a Monte Carlo study shows that the asymptotic results provide good approximations for small and moderate sample sizes. An application to the S&P 500 is also considered.

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  • Escanciano, J. Carlos, 2007. "Weak convergence of non-stationary multivariate marked processes with applications to martingale testing," Journal of Multivariate Analysis, Elsevier, vol. 98(7), pages 1321-1336, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jmvana:v:98:y:2007:i:7:p:1321-1336
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    1. Juan Carlos Escanciano & Zaichao Du, 2015. "Backtesting Expected Shortfall: Accounting for Tail Risk," Caepr Working Papers 2015-001, Center for Applied Economics and Policy Research, Economics Department, Indiana University Bloomington.
    2. Ferger, Dietmar, 2009. "Argmax-stable marked empirical processes," Statistics & Probability Letters, Elsevier, vol. 79(9), pages 1203-1206, May.
    3. Yoichi Nishiyama, 2009. "Goodness-of-fit test for a nonlinear time series," Journal of Time Series Analysis, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 30(6), pages 674-681, November.
    4. Peter C. B. Phillips & Sainan Jin, 2014. "Testing the Martingale Hypothesis," Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 32(4), pages 537-554, October.
    5. Du, Zaichao, 2014. "Testing for serial independence of panel errors," Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, Elsevier, vol. 76(C), pages 248-261.
    6. Juan Carlos Escanciano & Chuan Goh, 2010. "Specification Analysis of Structural Quantile Regression Models," Working Papers tecipa-415, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.

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