Do Professional Forecasters Pay Attention to Data Releases?
No 270768, Economic Research Papers from University of Warwick - Department of Economics
We present a novel approach to assessing the attentiveness of professional forecasters to news about the macroeconomy. We Önd evidence that professional forecasters, taken as a group, do not always update their estimates of the current state of the economy to reáect the latest releases of revised estimates of key data.
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Journal Article: Do professional forecasters pay attention to data releases? (2012)
Working Paper: Do Professional Forecasters Pay Attention to Data Releases? (2011)
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