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Balance Sheet Effects, Bailout Guarantees and Financial Crises

Martin Schneider and Aaron Tornell.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; International Finance. 16474 words.

This paper provides a model of boom-bust episodes in middle-income countries. It is based on sectoral differences in corporate finance: the nontradables sector is special in that it faces a...

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Can globalisation stop the decline in commodities' terms of trade?

André Varella Mollick, João Ricardo Faria, Pedro H. Albuquerque and Miguel A. León-Ledesma.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

September 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance. 7564 words.

In this paper we address the following question: would a fully integrated world economy eliminate the widely reported decline in the terms of trade of primary commodities? We address the...

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Can Sticky Price Models Generate Volatile and Persistent Real Exchange Rates?

V. V Chari, Patrick J. Kehoe and Ellen R. McGrattan.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2002; p ublished online July 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; International Finance. 0 words.

The central puzzle in international business cycles is that fluctuations in real exchange rates are volatile and persistent. We quantify the popular story for real exchange rate...

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Citius, Altius, Fortius: Is Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa More Resilient?

Cesar Calderon and Sebastien Boreux.

in Journal of African Economies

August 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance. 10159 words.

Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) as a region grew at an unprecedented pace over the past two decades. This period of growth resurgence, coined as Africa Rising, witnessed many countries having an...

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Currency Unions, Product Introductions, and the Real Exchange Rate

Alberto Cavallo, Brent Neiman and Roberto Rigobon.

in The Quarterly Journal of Economics

May 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; International Finance. 17466 words.

We use a novel data set of online prices of identical goods sold by four large global retailers in dozens of countries to study good-level real exchange rates and their aggregated behavior....

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Exports and Financial Shocks

Mary Amiti and David E. Weinstein.

in The Quarterly Journal of Economics

November 2011; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Banking; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Money and Interest Rates. 12028 words.

A striking feature of many financial crises is the collapse of exports relative to output. This article examines whether deteriorations in bank health can help explain the large drops in...

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Inflation and economic growth in an open developing country: the case of Brazil

Carolina Troncoso Baltar.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

September 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance. 9938 words.

This articles studies the relationship between inflation and GDP growth after trade and financial liberalisation in Brazil. The aim is to provide an explanation for the inverse relationship...

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The intranational business cycle in Japan

Michael Artis and Toshihiro Okubo.

in Oxford Economic Papers

January 2011; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance. 7781 words.

This paper studies the intranational business cycle—that is the set of regional (prefectural) business cycles—in Japan. One reason for choosing to examine the Japanese case is that long...

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Investment and interest rate policy in the open economy

Stephen McKnight.

in Oxford Economic Papers

December 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit; Money and Interest Rates. 7656 words.

This paper analyses the necessary and sufficient conditions to ensure that interest rate policy does not introduce real indeterminacy and thus self-fulfilling fluctuations into open...

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Is Africa an Optimum Currency Area? A Comparison of Macroeconomic Costs and Benefits

Georgios Karras.

in Journal of African Economies

March 2007; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Money and Interest Rates. 6781 words.

This article examines the macroeconomic costs and benefits of adopting a common currency for 37 African countries. Economic theory suggests that the main benefit is enhanced price...

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