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Exchange rate pass-through and relative prices: An industry-level empirical investigation

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  • Bhattacharya, Prasad S.
  • Karayalcin, Cem A.
  • Thomakos, Dimitrios D.

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In this paper we explore the extent of exchange rate pass-through for the USA, UK and Japan using a post-Bretton Woods industry-level dataset. We investigate how different channels of exchange rate pass-through affect domestic and import prices. Our analysis is suggestive of two channels of transmission and we find considerable variation in the extent of pass-through across industries and countries.

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Volume (Year): 27 (2008)
Issue (Month): 7 (November)
Pages: 1135-1160

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Keywords: Exchange rates Pass-through effect Expenditure-switching;

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  1. Daniels, Joseph P. & VanHoose, David D., 2013. "Exchange-rate pass through, openness, and the sacrifice ratio," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 36(C), pages 131-150.
  2. Prasad S. Bhattacharya & Dimitrios D. Thomakos, 2006. "Forecasting Industry-Level CPI and PPI Inflation: Does Exchange Rate Pass-Through Matter?," Economics Series 2006_10, Deakin University, Faculty of Business and Law, School of Accounting, Economics and Finance.

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