stochvol: Efficient Bayesian Inference for Stochastic Volatility (SV) Models

Efficient algorithms for fully Bayesian estimation of stochastic volatility (SV) models via Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) methods.

Version: 1.2.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.2), coda
Imports: Rcpp (≥ 0.11), methods, stats, graphics, utils
LinkingTo: Rcpp, RcppArmadillo (≥ 0.4)
Suggests: mvtnorm
Published: 2015-07-15
Author: Gregor Kastner [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Gregor Kastner <gregor.kastner at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: stochvol citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: Bayesian, Finance, TimeSeries
CRAN checks: stochvol results


Reference manual: stochvol.pdf
Vignettes: Dealing with Stochastic Volatility in Time Series Using the R Package stochvol
Heavy-Tailed Innovations in the R Package stochvol
Package source: stochvol_1.2.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: stochvol_1.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel: stochvol_1.1.0.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: stochvol_1.2.0.tgz
Old sources: stochvol archive