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Chudik et al. (2011) consider the cross-sectional weak and strong dependence of large panels. Their framework deﬁnes the weak and strong cross-sectional dependence using weight sequences that satisfy the granularity condition where the vector norms of these weights are bounded by the growth rate N 1/2 , where N represents the number of cross-sectional items in panel data. In addition, the weak and strong cross-sectional dependence is deﬁned as whether the conditional variance of the weighted sequence of panel data observations at a certain point in time will converge to zero or not.
In contrast to their work, a stronger condition for nondiversiﬁability (for factor(s)) is introduced. A formal proof is also shown that the nondiversiﬁability of the (hidden) factor will lead to the cross-sectional long dependence. In particular, the long memory tests such as cross-sectional KPSS test, cross-sectional rescaled variance test, and assessments on Hurst exponent are also introduced. 44 A N A LY Z I N G E V E N T S T A T I S T I C S I N C O R P O R A T E F I N A N C E While Chudik et al.
2. is to deﬁne the set of diversifying weights. 3. is for deﬁning diversiﬁcation. 1 shows the conditions of factors or pre-speciﬁed reference variables applied as factors. The assumption allows different choice sets of instrumental or reference variables applied to specify the risk premium. These choice sets may be evolving over time or different sample sizes. In particular, the reference variables may be generated by the innovations from the multivariate time series models of prespeciﬁed economic variables in a conditional expectation approach.