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Definition: Autocorrelation


Full Definition of Autocorrelation

The correlation of a variable with itself over successive time intervals. also called serial correlation.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Autocorrelation are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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