Huang, Y-F. (2012): Forecasting Chinese inflation and output: A Bayesian vector autoregressive approach.
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This study compares several Bayesian vector autoregressive (VAR) models for forecasting price inflation and output growth in China. The results indicate that models with shrinkage and model selection priors, that restrict some VAR coefficients to be close to zero, perform better than models with Normal prior.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Forecasting Chinese inflation and output: A Bayesian vector autoregressive approach|
|Keywords:||BVAR; factor model; shrinkage priors|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C3 - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables > C32 - Time-Series Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C1 - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General > C11 - Bayesian Analysis: General
|Depositing User:||YihFang Huang|
|Date Deposited:||17. Oct 2012 10:03|
|Last Modified:||14. Feb 2013 16:05|
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