What’s new in EVIEWS 9

EViews 9 features a wide range of exciting changes and improvements. The following is an overview of the most important new features in EViews 9.

EViews Interface

  • Command capture from the interactive interface.
  • Dockable command and capture window interface.
  • Database and workfile object preview.

Data Handling

  • Enhanced import and linking of data.
  • A powerful new FRED database interface.
  • Direct read and write access to data stored on cloud drive services.
  • Dated data table template support for saving and importing customized settings.
  • New frequency conversion methods.

Graphs, Tables and Spools

  • New mixed graph types.
  • Graph pan and zoom.
  • Multi-graph viewing slideshow.
  • Rectangle and ellipse drawing.
  • Arrow, rectangle, and ellipse data-based anchoring.
  • Tables, graphs, and spools may now be saved in LaTeX format.

Econometrics and Statistics

  • Automatic ARIMA forecasting of a series.
  • Forecast evaluation and combination testing.
  • Forecast averaging.
  • VAR Forecasting.


  • Autoregressive Distributed Lag regression (ARDL) with automatic lag selection.
  • ML and GLS ARMA estimation.
  • ARFIMA estimation.
  • Pooled mean group estimation of panel data ARDL models.
  • Threshold regression.
  • A new optimization engine.

Testing and Diagnostics

  • Unit root tests with a structural break.
  • Cross-section Dependence Tests.
  • Panel Effects Tests.