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Introduction to Statistical Time Series, 2nd Edition



Introduction to Statistical Time Series, 2nd Edition

Wayne A. Fuller

ISBN: 978-0-470-31775-4 September 2009 728 Pages


The subject of time series is of considerable interest, especiallyamong researchers in econometrics, engineering, and the naturalsciences. As part of the prestigious Wiley Series in Probabilityand Statistics, this book provides a lucid introduction to thefield and, in this new Second Edition, covers the importantadvances of recent years, including nonstationary models, nonlinearestimation, multivariate models, state space representations, andempirical model identification. New sections have also been addedon the Wold decomposition, partial autocorrelation, long memoryprocesses, and the Kalman filter.

Major topics include:
* Moving average and autoregressive processes
* Introduction to Fourier analysis
* Spectral theory and filtering
* Large sample theory
* Estimation of the mean and autocorrelations
* Estimation of the spectrum
* Parameter estimation
* Regression, trend, and seasonality
* Unit root and explosive time series

To accommodate a wide variety of readers, review material,especially on elementary results in Fourier analysis, large samplestatistics, and difference equations, has been included.
Moving Average and Autoregressive Processes.

Introduction to Fourier Analysis.

Spectral Theory and Filtering.

Some Large Sample Theory.

Estimation of the Mean and Autocorrelations.

The Periodogram, Estimated Spectrum.

Parameter Estimation.

Regression, Trend, and Seasonality.

Unit Root and Explosive Time Series.


  • Fifty percent expansion of material.
  • This is the most up-to-date book on the subject of time series analysis.
  • The theorem-proof format and the multitude of figures and illustrations make it perfect for one-and-two semester courses.