nowcasting (0.0.82)

Nowcasting Analysis and Create Real-Time Data Basis.

Methods and tools for 'forecast' the current state (nowcast) of Brazilian economic time series. It allows extract information in real time, creating a real time data base; estimate relationship between macroeconomic variables via estimation of dynamic factors; forecast time series in previous periods of reference; forecast time series in the current period of reference (nowcasting); recreate a data base simulating the information available in the past for evaluating forecasting models accuracy. The econometric framework we follow is proposed in Giannone et al. (2008) .

Maintainer: Guilherme Branco Gomes
Author(s): Guilherme Branco Gomes [aut, cre], Pedro Costa Ferreira [aut], Daiane Mattos [aut]

License: GPL-3

Uses: corpcor, DBI, httr, matlab, RCurl, RMySQL, seasonal, stringr, xts, zoo

Released almost 2 years ago.