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The periodogram of an i.i.d. sequence

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  • Fay, Gilles
  • Soulier, Philippe

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Periodogram ordinates of a Gaussian white-noise computed at Fourier frequencies are well known to form an i.i.d. sequence. This is no longer true in the non-Gaussian case. In this paper, we develop a full theory for weighted sums of non-linear functionals of the periodogram of an i.i.d. sequence. We prove that these sums are asymptotically Gaussian under conditions very close to those which are sufficient in the Gaussian case, and that the asymptotic variance differs from the Gaussian case by a term proportional to the fourth cumulant of the white noise. An important consequence is a functional central limit theorem for the spectral empirical measure. The technique used to obtain these results is based on the theory of Edgeworth expansions for triangular arrays.

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  • Fay, Gilles & Soulier, Philippe, 2001. "The periodogram of an i.i.d. sequence," Stochastic Processes and their Applications, Elsevier, vol. 92(2), pages 315-343, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:spapps:v:92:y:2001:i:2:p:315-343
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    1. Kokoszka, Piotr & Mikosch, Thomas, 2000. "The periodogram at the Fourier frequencies," Stochastic Processes and their Applications, Elsevier, vol. 86(1), pages 49-79, March.
    2. Velasco, Carlos, 2000. "Non-Gaussian Log-Periodogram Regression," Econometric Theory, Cambridge University Press, vol. 16(01), pages 44-79, February.
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    1. Hassler, U. & Marmol, F. & Velasco, C., 2006. "Residual log-periodogram inference for long-run relationships," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 130(1), pages 165-207, January.
    2. Proietti, Tommaso & Luati, Alessandra, 2015. "The generalised autocovariance function," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 186(1), pages 245-257.
    3. Masaki Narukawa & Yasumasa Matsuda, 2008. "Broadband semiparametric estimation of the long-memory parameter by the likelihood-based FEXP approach," TERG Discussion Papers 239, Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University.
    4. Hurvich, Clifford M. & Moulines, Eric & Soulier, Philippe, 2002. "The FEXP estimator for potentially non-stationary linear time series," Stochastic Processes and their Applications, Elsevier, vol. 97(2), pages 307-340, February.

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