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Behaviour of skewness, kurtosis and normality tests in long memory data


  • Mohamed Boutahar



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  • Mohamed Boutahar, 2010. "Behaviour of skewness, kurtosis and normality tests in long memory data," Statistical Methods & Applications, Springer;Società Italiana di Statistica, vol. 19(2), pages 193-215, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:stmapp:v:19:y:2010:i:2:p:193-215
    DOI: 10.1007/s10260-009-0124-1

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    1. Psaradakis, Zacharias & Vávra, Marián, 2017. "A distance test of normality for a wide class of stationary processes," Econometrics and Statistics, Elsevier, vol. 2(C), pages 50-60.


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