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Testing for Seasonal Unit Roots with Temporally Aggregated Time Series

  • Rotger, Gabriel Pons


    (Department of Economics Aarhus, Denmark)

The temporal aggregation effect on seasonal unit roots and its implications for seasonal unit root testing are discussed. The aggregation effect allows to test with any HEGY-type method for integration at the harmonic frequencies through the Nyquist frequency of properly temporally aggregated series.

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Paper provided by Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University in its series Economics Working Papers with number 2003-16.

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