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Fractional cointegration analysis of EU convergence

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Abstract:

Traditional cointegration tests do not provide strong evidence of convergence between EU countries. In this study, fractional cointegration analysis is used to test for convergence between EU members. Fractional cointegration between inflation and between long-term interest rates is found. The results indicate that there is nominal convergence, but that the equilibrium errors display long memory. Fractional cointegration analysis gives no evidence of real convergence in output.

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/0003684042000217931

Publication date: 2004-08-01

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