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Quantile regression models for global temperature change

by Roger Koenker

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Published by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Champaign .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Global temperature changes

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    Includes bibliographic references (p. 8-9).

    StatementRoger Koenker, Frank Schorfheide
    SeriesBEBR faculty working paper -- 93-0138, BEBR faculty working paper -- 93-0138.
    ContributionsSchorfheide, Frank, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Bureau of Economic and Business Research, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. College of Commerce and Business Administration
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25119167M
    OCLC/WorldCa535285904

    Summary. Quantile regression is a popular and powerful method for studying the effect of regressors on quantiles of a response distribution. However, existing.   The main focus of this book is to provide the reader with a comprehensive description of the main issues concerning quantile regression; these include basic modeling, geometrical interpretation, estimation and inference for quantile regression, as well as issues on validity of the model, diagnostic tools.

      Temperature changes derived from quantile regression model slopes as well as P-values for the test of slope differences between counterfactual and experienced models are presented in Supplementary.   Introduction. Global warming has become one of the most serious world problems today (Duan et al. ).During the Paris Climate Conference in , officially known as the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21), several goals for keeping the rise in global temperature well below 2° were set up (United Nations ).In order to combat climate change issues alongside economic prosperity .

    the quantile regression method [Koenker ()]. Note that the conditional τ% quantile of y|x is p j=1 xijβ ∗ j +b ∗ τ where b∗ τ is the τ% quantile of ε. For brevity, we shall assume that the density function of ε is nonvanishing everywhere. Therefore b∗ τ is uniquely defined for any 0 Quantile regression. The Generalized Additive Model for Location, Scale and Shape (GAMLSS) is an approach to statistical modelling and learning. GAMLSS is a modern distribution-based approach to (semiparametric) regression.A parametric distribution is assumed for the response (target) variable but the parameters of this distribution can vary according to explanatory variables using linear, nonlinear or smooth.


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Quantile regression models for global temperature change by Roger Koenker Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Koenker and Schorfheide () used quantile regression to reanalyze the global surface air temperature. Barbosa et al. () examined the changes in daily mean air Cited by: Quantile regression is a type of regression analysis used in statistics and econometrics.

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This paper is different from the above research in two important aspects. First, we discuss discriminant analysis for quantile regression models.

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Ivana Komunjer, in Handbook of Economic Forecasting, QMLE and M-Estimation of Dynamic Conditional Quantile Models. While the traditional quantile regression estimators use one particular loss of (Y t-q t (θ)), the so-called “tick” or “check” loss ρ α () in Eq.

(2), Komunjer () and Komunjer and Vuong (b) show that there exists an entire family of Huber’s ( Quantile regression analysis differs from more conventional regression models in its emphasis on distributions. Whereas standard regression procedures show how the expected value of the dependent variable responds to a change in an explanatory variable, quantile regressions imply predicted changes for the entire distribution of the dependent variable.

Lecture Quantile regression Calibration Given a quantile regression or other model that estimates the ˝quantile we can shift the predictions by an amount chosen to make a proportion ˝of the Y^ i(˝) values below their corresponding Y iobservations.

This calibration is xed for all xand Z(x). As an attempt to address the above issues, Y&X proposed a semi‐parametric regression approach (Green and Silverman, ) to the climatological quantile estimation, particularly for deriving ETCCDI percentile‐based temperature extremes indices.

Percentiles for daily temperature are expressed by a quantile regression model (QRM) in the form. the lowest level (e.g., quantile) of a river, given the amount of snowpack; or the highest tempera-ture (e.g., the quantile), given cloud cover. Recent advances in computing allow the development of regression models for predicting a given quantile of the conditional distribution, both parametrically and nonparametrically.

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Despite a global increase, these estimates represent the change in temperature (F) quantiles from to B-spline estimation for partially linear varying coefficient composite quantile regression models Jun Jin, Chenyan Hao and Tiefeng Ma 23 October | Communications in Statistics.

Quantile regression model outputs indicating asymmetry in temperature response of average daily load (a, c, d) and daily peak load (b, d, f) to dry-bulb temperature. Quantile regression models the relation between a set of predictors and specific percentiles (or quantiles) of the outcome variable For example, a median regression (median is the 50th percentile) of infant birth weight on mothers’ characteristics specifies the changes in the median birth weight as a function of the predictors.

This Brief presents quantile regression models from a practical perspective for practitioners within private or public organizations, who are interested in modeling different fragments of the conditional distribution of a given variable, especially considering energy markets.

Quantile regression for ecologists BS Cade and BR Noon Quantile regression was developed in the s by econo-metricians (Koenker and Bassett ) as an extension of the linear model for estimating rates of change in all parts of the distribution of a response variable.

The estimates are semiparametric in the sense that no parametric distribu. Table of Contents. Table of Contents. Part I: The Linear Regression Model Chapter 1: Econometrics Chapter 2: The Linear Regression Model Chapter 3: Least Squares Chapter 4: The Least Squares Estimator Chapter 5: Hypothesis Tests and Model Selection Chapter 6: Functional Form and Structural Change Chapter 7: Nonlinear, Semiparametric, and Nonparametric Regression Models Chapter 8:.

Quantile regression models for global temperature change. By Roger Koenker and Frank Schorfheide. Download PDF ( KB) Abstract. Includes bibliographic references (p. ) Topics: Global temperature changes.

Quantile regression estimates conditional quantiles and has wide applications in the real world. Estimating high conditional quantiles is an important problem. The regular quantile regression (QR) method often designs a linear or non-linear model, then estimates the coefficients to obtain the estimated conditional quantiles.

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Climate change and large-scale climate patterns may result in changes in probability distributions of climate variables that are associated with changes in the mean and variability, and severity of extreme climate events. In this paper, we applied a flexible framework based on the Bayesian spatiotemporal quantile (BSTQR) model to identify climate changes at different quantile levels and .