statsmodels.tools.eval_measures.hqic_sigma¶

statsmodels.tools.eval_measures.hqic_sigma(sigma2, nobs, df_modelwc, islog=False)[source]

Hannan-Quinn information criterion (HQC)

Parameters
sigma2float

estimate of the residual variance or determinant of Sigma_hat in the multivariate case. If islog is true, then it is assumed that sigma is already log-ed, for example logdetSigma.

nobsint

number of observations

df_modelwcint

number of parameters including constant

Returns
hqicfloat

information criterion

Notes

A constant has been dropped in comparison to the loglikelihood base information criteria. These should be used to compare for comparable models.

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