Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions - Chapter
1
1.
(a) Continuous data come from series that can take on any value
(possibly within a given range) and can be measured to any arbitrary
degree of precision such a
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions - Chapter
5
1. In the same way as we make assumptions about the true value of beta and
not the estimated values, we make assumptions about the true unobservable
disturbance t
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions - Chapter
4
1. It can be proved that a t-distribution is just a special case of the more
general F-distribution. The square of a t-distribution with T-k degrees of
freedom wi
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions - Chapter
6
1. Autoregressive models specify the current value of a series yt as a function
of its previous p values and the current value an error term, ut, while moving
ave
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review - Chapter 3
1.
(a) The use of vertical rather than horizontal distances relates to the
idea that the explanatory variable, x, is fixed in repeated samples, so
what the model tries to d
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Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions Chapter 8
1.
(a) Many series in finance and economics in their levels (or log-levels)
forms are non-stationary and exhibit stochastic trends. They have a
tendency not to reve
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions Chapter 7
1.
(a) This is simple to accomplish in theory, but difficult in practice as a
result of the algebra. The original equations are (renumbering them (1),
(2) and (3) f
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions - Chapter
10
1.
(a) This was a rather silly question since the answer is largely given
away by the question in part (b)! Nonetheless, although there are
several methods that
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions - Chapter 11
1.
(a) There are several advantages from using panel data if they are
available:
We can address a broader range of issues and tackle more
complex problems with p
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions - Chapter
12
1. While the linear probability model (LPM) is simple to estimate and intuitive
to interpret, it is fatally flawed as a method to deal with binary dependent
vari
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions Chapter 9
1.
(a). A number of stylised features of financial data have been
suggested at the start of Chapter 9 and in other places throughout the
book:
-Frequency: Stock mar
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
Chris Brooks
Solutions to Review Questions Chapter 13
1.
(a) The scope of possible answers to this part of the question is limited
only by the imagination! Simulations studies are useful in any situation
where the con
Chapter 12
The Statement of Cash Flows
Short Exercises
(10 min.)
S 12-1
The statement of cash flows helps investors and creditors:
a. Predict future cash flows by reporting past cash receipts and
payments, which are reasonably good predictors of future
ca
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Statistical Models in Simulation
Purpose & Overview
The world the simulation model-builder sees is probabilistic rather than deterministic.
Some statistical model might well describe the variations.
An appropriate model can be developed by sampling the ph
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Queueing Models
Purpose
Simulation is often used in the analysis of queueing models. A simple but typical queueing model:
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Chapter 9 Input Modeling
Purpose & Overview
Input models provide the driving force for a simulation model. The quality of the output is no better than the quality of inputs(GIGO principle). In this chapter, we will discuss the 4 steps of input model dev
Chapter 10
Verification and Validation
of Simulation Models
Banks, Carson, Nelson & Nicol
Discrete-Event System Simulation
Purpose & Overview
The goal of the validation process is:
Validation is an integral part of model development
To produce a model tha
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