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What does MS stand for?

MS stands for Markov Switching

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This volume comprises four contributions on Markov switching models in empirical finance, and in portfolio choice and asset pricing models, volatility in discrete and continuous-time models, and missing-data imputation in nonstationary panel data models.
Gad Levanon provides his candidate by using Markov switching probabilities as independent variables in a probit analysis approach to forecasting the probabilities of recessions and of slowdowns.
95 Finite Mixture and Markov Switching Models Sylvia Fruhwirth-Schnatter New York:Springer, 2006.
A dynamic factor model with Markov switching (DFMS) is used to combine these macroeconomic series and to estimate probabilities of current business cycle phases for each of the G7 countries and for the aggregate G7 and OECD measures, which can be used as a warning system to monitor country-specific and international business cycles.
The topics include a chronological half-century empirical overview, user costs of risky monetary assets, an aggregate theory approach to determining exchange rates from monetary fundamentals, and a Markov switching factor approach to measurement error in monetary aggregates.