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Publications [#352545] of Kevin D. Hoover

Journal Articles

  1. Hoover, KD, The discovery of long-run causal order: A preliminary investigation, Econometrics, vol. 8 no. 3 (September, 2020), pp. 1-24 [doi]
    (last updated on 2021/05/17)

    The relation between causal structure and cointegration and long-run weak exogeneity is explored using some ideas drawn from the literature on graphical causal modeling. It is assumed that the fundamental source of trending behavior is transmitted from exogenous (and typically latent) trending variables to a set of causally ordered variables that would not themselves display nonstationary behavior if the nonstationary exogenous causes were absent. The possibility of inferring the long-run causal structure among a set of time-series variables from an exhaustive examination of weak exogeneity in irreducibly cointegrated subsets of variables is explored and illustrated.

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