Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login to save this article or follow this journal

La place des stocks dans les fluctuations conjoncturelles

Contents:

Author Info

  • Stéphane GREGOIR
  • Guy LAROQUE

Abstract

This paper analyzes the role played by inventories in the propagation of economic shocks using aggregate data for OECD countries and panel data from a sample of french firms. The approach is purely descriptive. The statement 'Production is more volatile than sales' appears to be sensitive to the periodicity of the data at the macroeconomic level: it dœ=s not hold on quarterly data in France. We do find however that the purchases of the trade sector are move variable than its sales, indicating a destabilizing effect of inventories.

Download Info

If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
File URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/20075883
Download Restriction: no

Bibliographic Info

Article provided by ENSAE in its journal Annals of Economics and Statistics.

Volume (Year): (1992)
Issue (Month): 28 ()
Pages: 39-63

as in new window
Handle: RePEc:adr:anecst:y:1992:i:28:p:02

Contact details of provider:
Postal: 3, avenue Pierre Larousse, 92245 Malakoff Cedex
Phone: 01.41.17.51.55
Email:
Web page: http://annales.ensae.fr/
More information through EDIRC

Related research

Keywords:

References

No references listed on IDEAS
You can help add them by filling out this form.

Citations

Citations are extracted by the CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.
as in new window

Cited by:
  1. Jean-Yves Fournier, 2000. "Extraction du cycle des affaires : la méthode de Baxter et King," Économie et Prévision, Programme National Persée, vol. 146(5), pages 155-178.
  2. Anonymous or collective, 1998. "La demande des entreprises sur le marché des biens et le marché du travail," Économie et Prévision, Programme National Persée, vol. 134(3), pages 1-19.

Lists

This item is not listed on Wikipedia, on a reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.

Statistics

Access and download statistics

Corrections

When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:adr:anecst:y:1992:i:28:p:02. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Robert Gary-Bobo).

If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.

If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.

If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.