(a) Real GDP growth: First release vs. f-curve | ||||
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RMSE | RMSE | Relative RMSE | DMW test (p value) | |
First release | f-curve | First release/f-curve | First release <f-curve | |
h=0 | 0.45 | 0.57 | 0.79 | 0.177 |
h=1 | 0.45 | 0.7 | 0.64 | 0.042 |
(b) Real GDP growth: f-curve vs. AR(1) | ||||
RMSE | RMSE | Relative RMSE | DMW test (p value) | |
f-curve | AR(1) | f-curve/AR(1) | f-curve < AR(1) | |
h=0 | 0.57 | 0.7 | 0.82 | 0.039 |
h=1 | 0.7 | 0.7 | 0.99 | 0.458 |
(c) Real GDP growth: f-curve vs. KOF Economic Barometer | ||||
RMSE | RMSE | Relative RMSE | DMW test (p value) | |
f-curve | Barometer | f-curve/Barometer | f-curve < Barometer | |
h=0 | 0.57 | 0.6 | 0.95 | 0.162 |
h=1 | 0.7 | 0.65 | 1.07 | 0.832 |