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Lag

Payment of a financial obligation later than is expected or required, as in lead and lag. Also, the number of periods that an dependent variable in a regression model is "held back" in order to predict the dependent variable.

Lag

1. A late payment.

2. In a quantitative model, the length of time considered in the past that is used to predict a future variable.
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All Poisson regression analyses were performed in R using the mgcv (Mixed GAM Computation Vehicle with GCV/ AIC/REML smoothness) (Wood 2011) and dlnm (Distributed Lag Non-linear Models) (Gasparrini 2011) packages.
Lagged CDS returns are only weakly (negatively) correlated with equity returns, but the first lag of equity returns is strongly negatively correlated with the CDS returns.
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The econometric methodology, distributed lag model applied in the present study has been outlined below.
Estos valores son citados por varios autores (Ciuffreda, 2006; Scheimann y Wick, 2002, Rosenfield, 2009) y derivan del trabajo realizado por Rouse, Hutter y Shiftlett (1984), en el cual evaluaron el lag de acomodacion a traves del metodo de estimacion monocular (MEM).
A group of economists led by Friedman (1961) is of the opinion that the effect of monetary policy takes place after a lag and policy makers need to forecast the lags more accurately for avoiding the instability in the country.
In this model, the coefficient on the first lag of the changes in tax rates is not significant.
If we assume one detection lag, l = 0, and the assumption that the best collusive outcome is achieved, Theorem 15 of Abreu (1986, p.
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