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Time-Varying Coefficient Spatial Autoregressive Panel Data Model with Fixed Effects

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  • Xuan Liang

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  • Jiti Gao

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  • Xiaodong Gong

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This paper develops a time-varying coefficient spatial autoregressive panel data model with the individual fixed effects to capture the nonlinear effects of the regressors, which vary over the time. To effectively estimate the model, we propose a method that incorporates the nonparametric local linear method and the concentrated quasi-maximum likelihood estimation method to obtain consistent estimators for the spatial coefficient and the time-varying coefficient function. The asymptotic properties of these estimators are derived as well, showing the regular sqrt(NT)-rate of convergence for the parametric parameters and the common sqrt(NTh)-rate of convergence for the nonparametric component, respectively. Monte Carlo simulations are conducted to illustrate the finite sample performance of our proposed method. Meanwhile, we apply our method to study the Chinese labor productivity to identify the spatial influences and the time-varying spillover effects among 185 Chinese cities with comparison to the results on a subregion East China.

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  • Xuan Liang & Jiti Gao & Xiaodong Gong, 2019. "Time-Varying Coefficient Spatial Autoregressive Panel Data Model with Fixed Effects," Monash Econometrics and Business Statistics Working Papers 26/19, Monash University, Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics.
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    Keywords

    concentrated quasi-maximum likelihood estimation; local linear estimation; time-varying coefficient.;
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    JEL classification:

    • C21 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Cross-Sectional Models; Spatial Models; Treatment Effect Models
    • C23 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Models with Panel Data; Spatio-temporal Models

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