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Causalidad Espacial. Enfoque No Paramétrico
[Spatial Causality. Non-Parametric Approach]

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  • Herrera Gómez, Marcos

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In this paper we show the capacity of a new nonparametric test based on entropy and symbolic dynamics to deal with the detection of spatial causality. The good performance of the new test in to detect causal relationships is considered by numerical experiments, and through an empirical application of spatial causality between unemployment and migration for 103 Italian provinces.

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  • Herrera Gómez, Marcos, 2010. "Causalidad Espacial. Enfoque No Paramétrico
    [Spatial Causality. Non-Parametric Approach]
    ," MPRA Paper 61326, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:61326
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    Keywords

    Causalidad espacial; Dinámica simbólica; Relación desempleo-migración;

    JEL classification:

    • C21 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Cross-Sectional Models; Spatial Models; Treatment Effect Models
    • C50 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling - - - General
    • R58 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - Regional Government Analysis - - - Regional Development Planning and Policy

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