By L. Godfrey
An obtainable dialogue analyzing computationally-intensive strategies and bootstrap tools, delivering how you can enhance the finite-sample functionality of famous asymptotic assessments for regression types. This booklet makes use of the linear regression version as a framework for introducing simulation-based checks to aid practice econometric analyses.
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Instead such relationships are simply artiﬁcial (auxiliary) regressions designed to allow the convenient computation of a diagnostic check. The issue of whether to use restricted or unrestricted residuals when calculating robust tests will be discussed in the next section and will be considered in Chapter 3 in the context of simulation-based tests. 5. Finite-sample properties of asymptotic tests It has been pointed out that there is rarely precise information available about the form of the error distribution and, in particular, there seems little reason to believe that the errors are Normally distributed.
7). If the errors are assumed to be independent and heteroskedastic, a Heteroskedasticity-Consistent Covariance Matrix Estimator (usually denoted by HCCME) is required. If the errors are heteroskedastic and autocorrelated, a Heteroskedasticity and Autocorrelation Consistent (usually denoted by HAC) estimator is needed. The former provides standard errors that are heteroskedasticityrobust. The latter provides standard errors that are heteroskedasticity and autocorrelation robust. Many computer programs offer users the chance to use robust standard errors from either some HCCME or some HAC estimate, rather than relying on the traditional IID-valid standard errors given by the matrix s2 (X X)−1 .
However, the traditional standard errors are often provided as the default and this approach has been criticized. Stock and Watson remark that In econometric applications, there is rarely a reason to believe that the errors are homoskedastic and normally distributed. Because sample sizes are typically large, however, inference can proceed . . by ﬁrst computing the heteroskedasticity-robust standard errors. (Stock and Watson, 2007, p. 171) Similarly, it is argued in Hansen (1999) that a modern approach should involve the use of test statistics that are valid under heteroskedasticity and do not require the assumption of Normality.