By Robert Engle

Monetary markets reply to info almost instantly. every one new piece of knowledge affects the costs of resources and their correlations with one another, and because the method swiftly alterations, so too do correlation forecasts. This fast-evolving atmosphere provides econometricians with the problem of forecasting dynamic correlations, that are crucial inputs to probability dimension, portfolio allocation, Read more...

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If A is symmetric, then there will be a lot of duplication in vec(A) as only about half the elements are unique. The vec model can be written as p q A∗ s vec(Ht ) = vec(Ω) + Bs∗ vec(Ht−s ). 13) s=1 This model describes the dependence between each element of H and squares and cross products of past returns and lagged covariances. Because of the linearity of this system, it is quite easy to forecast and check stationarity. Calculating a k-steps-ahead forecast of the covariance of the ys simply requires recursive evaluation.

A class of copulas called the Archimedean class is also useful for expansion to high-dimensional settings. Included in this class are the Gumbel, Clayton, Frank, and generalized Clayton copulas. The class is defined in terms of a copula generator, φ(u), which is a continuous, convex, and strictly decreasing function defined on the interval [0, 1] that ranges from 0 to ∞. The copula is then defined as C(u1 , u2 , . . , un ) = φ−1 (φ(u1 ) + φ(u2 ) + · · · + φ(un )). 3. Dependence Measures 21 and the copula is given by −θ −1/θ , CθCl (u1 , .

Hafner et al. (2006) introduce a semiparametric specification. He and Terasvirta (2004) consider a class of multivariate GARCH models that generalizes the constant conditional correlation model. Audrino and Barone-Adesi (2006), Ledoit et al. (2003), Ledoit and Wolf (2003), and Dellaportas and Vrontos (2007) introduce models that combine static and dynamic models to give, essentially, a shrinkage style estimator. Bekaert and Harvey (1995) and Gallo and Otranto (2007) examine regime-switching models of correlation.

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