Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Philip Liu , Rafael Romeu , and Troy Matheson
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2011
Keywords: Nowcasting, Short-term forecasting, Real-time data, and Latin America, gdp growth, forecasting, real gdp, equation, equations, Model Construction and Estimation
Macroeconomic policy decisions in real-time are based the assessment of current and future economic conditions. These assessments are made difficult by the presence of incomplete and noisy data. The problem is more...