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Nowcasting Euro Area Economic Activity in Real-Time: The Role of Confidence Indicator

Domenico Giannone (), Lucrezia Reichlin () and Saverio Simonelli

No 2009_021, Working Papers ECARES from ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles

Abstract: This paper assesses the role of surveys for the early estimates of GDP in the euro area in a model-based automated procedures which exploits the timeliness of their release. The analysis is conducted using both an historical evaluation and a real time case study on the current conjuncture.

Keywords: Forecasting; factor model; real time data; large data sets; survey. (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: E52 C33 C53 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-cba, nep-ecm, nep-eec, nep-for and nep-mac
Date: 2009
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