The PPP debate: Multiple breaks and cross-sectional dependence
AbstractThis study implements panel unit root PPP tests accommodating level and trend breaks and cross-sectional dependence. In the presence of breaks there is evidence of a currency and price index effect. Additionally accounting for cross-sectional dependence overturns support for PPP.
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Purchasing power parity; Panel unit root; Structural breaks; Cross-sectional dependence;
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