Seasonal Production Smoothing
- Allen, Donald S. (Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis)
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AbstractIn this research, the author looked for and found evidence of seasonal production smoothing in 15 out of 25 manufacturing series and 8 out of 10 retail series, using de-trended seasonally unadjusted data. The equivalent tests using seasonally adjusted data were negative for all 35 series. The results suggest that seasonally adjusted data obscure short-term production smoothing.
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Allen, Donald S.. Seasonal production smoothing. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Review.81, (5), 21-40.1999.
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