Is the Consumer Confidence Index a Sound Predictor of the Private Demand in the United States?
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KeywordsLeading indicator; consumer confidence index; Granger causality test; unit root; structural change; co-integration.;
- C12 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General - - - Hypothesis Testing: General
- D12 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Consumer Economics: Empirical Analysis
- E20 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment - - - General (includes Measurement and Data)
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