With EViews 12, estimation and simulation of econometric models are now easier than ever

EViews, the world’s leading econometric software company, offers companies, researchers and government organisations access to a powerful statistical modelling and forecasting tool with time series expertise.

5 good reasons to use this product

  • The essential software for econometrics
  • A complete and reference tool for time series analysis
  • A user-friendly and intuitive interface
  • Efficient data management
  • High quality graphical output

A trainer  with true technical skills who knows how to make it user-friendly and within our reach. I learned a lot from this course, especially regarding the functions related to econometrics.

Isabelle Capelle
Banque de France
Eviews Initiation training


The world leader in econometric software for Microsoft Windows

EViews offers a wide range of features for data manipulation, statistics and econometric analysis, as well as for forecasting, simulations and analytical presentations of data.

It is the ideal tool for any student, teacher, researcher or analyst working with time series, panel or longitudinal data…

The most powerful econometric analysis tools available through an intuitive interface

With EViews, it is easy to efficiently manipulate your data, perform statistical and econometric analysis, generate forecasts or simulations, and produce publication-quality graphics that can be included in articles or reports.

EViews combines the best of software technology with state-of-the-art functionalities. The result is a powerful program that offers unprecedented power within an intuitive interface. It is flexible and can be used in menu mode or in programming mode, for those who prefer to code directly to perform their searches.

EViews Enterprise: direct access to the most important databases in your business

EViews Enterprise is the version of EViews that allows access to many external data sources, connecting via ODBC, EDX (EViews’ Database Extension Interface) or EDO (EViews’ Database Object).

Through its integrated browser, EViews Enterprise provides direct access to data from Bloomberg, Moody’s, Haver Analytics® DLX®, FAME, EcoWin, EIA®, CEIC®, Datastream®, FactSet®, or the software vendor itself, IHS Global Insight.

IHS Global Insight’s econometric and financial data are dynamically usable and save you time in your calculations and simulations.


Data manipulation

Numerical series, extensive operator library, powerful language, support for complex data structures, multi-page work file, automatic frequency conversion, support for Excel and ASCII formats, import of files from FRED database, World Bank, Eurostat …

Manipulating time series

Integrated support for date and time series management, support for regular (annual, semi-annual, quarterly, monthly, weekly, and more…) and high frequency data, exponential smoothing, Hodrick-Prescott filter, band-pass filter, seasonal adjustment, interpolation of missing values…


Descriptive statistics, time series, panel & pool…

Estimation methods

Regression, ARMA & ARMAX, instrumental variables, GMM, ARCH / GARCH, limited dependent variable models, panel data / pooled time series, cross-sectional data, generalized linear models, univariate cointegration equation, customized maximum likelihood

Systems of equations

Base, VAR / VEC, multivariate ARCH, state-space

Tests & Evaluations

Graphs of observed, fitted and residual values, Wald tests, stability diagnostics, ARMA specification diagnostics, White, Breusch-Pagan, Godfrey, Harvey and Glejser heteroscedasticity tests

Predictions & Simulations

Static or dynamic forecasts, graphs of predicted values and evaluation of the forecast for the sample, equation models, model solving tools, managing and comparing multiple scenarios…

Graphs & Tables

Dynamic graphs, histograms, fitted distributions, copy and paste tables (in RTF, HTML, LaTeX…), export graphs (in Gif, Jpg…) to embed them in scientific papers or reports

Commands & Programming

Object-oriented command language, batch command execution, conditional loops and branching, routines and macro handling, matrix decomposition manipulation.

External interface & Add-Ins

EViews COM automation server support, integration MATLAB®,R, Python, Tableau, EViews Microsoft Excel® add-ins.

What’s new in EViews version 12

Econometric developments

  • LASSO variable selection
  • Variable selection Auto/GETs
  • Outlier and indicator detection
  • Enhancements to the Elastic- Net
  • Unit testing on cross-sectional dependent panel data
  • Panel group standard errors
  • GARCH enhances with FIGARCH
  • ENET enhancements
  • Model enhancements
  • Standard VAR/VEC impulse response bootstrap errors
  • Ondelettes
  • Factor model Selection

Non-econometric innovations

  • DBNomics database support
  • OECD database support
  • Database format improvements for SDMX and EIA databases
  • Graphic and Geomap animation
  • X-Y error bars
  • JSON file format support
  • MarkDown compatibility

Configuration required

Operating system : Windows Server from 2008 to 2016, from Windows 7 to Windows 10 (64-bit)

Architecture : 64-bit

Processor : Pentium (minimum)

Disk space : 400 MB (minimum)

Ram memory (RAM) : 512 MB (minimum)

.Net 4.0 is required for connectivity to some external databases and installation of the EViews-Excel add-on.

Starting from (excl tax)
Perpetual license
318 €