PDF versions of the main RATS documentation are now posted on the web site.
Version 9.1 of RATS is now available for all three platforms and was recently updated to 9.10f. The newest release allows you to download the entire OECD MEI database. See RATS 9.1 for more information. You can also read more in the June 2016 newsletter. If you haven't updated to version 9, you can read about the improvements included in it in the October 2014 newsletter.
The VAR e-course has been updated to a 2nd edition, which adds over 50% more material. See VAR course for more information.
The course materials (PDF workbook, examples, procedures) from our web course on ARCH/GARCH and Volatility Models are now available for sale.
See Web Courses for more information.
The materials from our other courses are also still available. Topics include: Bayesian Econometrics, State Space/DSGE models, Structural Break/Switching models, Vector Autoregressions and Panel Data.
We've posted the worked examples from Martin, Hurn and Harris, Econometric Modelling with Time Series: Specification, Estimation and Testing, Cambridge University Press, 2013. This is a fairly advanced book which looks at time series analysis primarily by means of the likelihood principle. See the single book-browser for more.
We've posted the worked examples for Christopher Dougherty's Introduction to Econometrics, 4th ed, Oxford University Press, 2011. This is an introductory book with a general emphasis on cross section data. See the single book-browser for more.
The long-awaited full version of our Handbook to accompany Juselius' The Cointegrated VAR Model text is now available!
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RATS is used worldwide by economists and others for analyzing time series and cross sectional data, developing and estimating econometric models, forecasting, and much more.
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