Deterministic versus stochastic trends: Detection and challenges

  title={Deterministic versus stochastic trends: Detection and challenges},
  author={Simone Fatichi and Susana Barbosa and Enrica Caporali and Maria Eduarda Silva},
  journal={Journal of Geophysical Research},
[1] The detection of a trend in a time series and the evaluation of its magnitude and statistical significance is an important task in geophysical research. This importance is amplified in climate change contexts, since trends are often used to characterize long-term climate variability and to quantify the magnitude and the statistical significance of changes in climate time series, both at global and local scales. Recent studies have demonstrated that the stochastic behavior of a time series… 

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