Show Summary Details

Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD HANDBOOKS ONLINE ( © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Handbooks Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 19 November 2019

Abstract and Keywords

This article, which presents a regression framework that relates the quarterly macro variable (such as GDP growth) to higher-frequency variables in a relatively simple, parsimonious way, is organized as follows. Section 2 covers mixed data sampling (MIDAS) regressions. Section 3 covers so-called nowcasting, and the Kalman filter and its relationship with MIDAS regressions. The final section discusses volatility models using mixed frequencies.

Keywords: MIDAS regressions, macroeconomic variables, mixed data sampling, nowcasting, Kalman filter, volatility models

Access to the complete content on Oxford Handbooks Online requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can''t find the answer there, please contact us.