Title:A comparison of mixed frequency approaches for nowcasting Euro area macroeconomic aggregates Author(s):FORONI, Claudia; MARCELLINO, MassimilianoDate:2014Citation:
- International journal of forecasting, 2014, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 554-568
Type:ArticleAbstract:In this paper, we focus on the different methods which have been proposed in the literature to date for dealing with mixed-frequency and ragged-edge datasets: bridge equations, mixed-data sampling (MIDAS), and mixed-frequency ...
Title:Forecasting with factor-augmented error correction models Author(s):BANERJEE, Anindya; MARCELLINO, Massimiliano; MASTEN, IgorDate:2014Citation:
- International journal of forecasting, 2014, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 589-612
Type:ArticleAbstract:As a generalization of the factor-augmented VAR (FAVAR) and of the Error Correction Model (ECM), Banerjee and Marcellino (2009) introduced the Factor-augmented Error Correction Model (FECM). The FECM combines error-correction, ...