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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, 2010. "Exchange-Rate Pass Through, Openness, and the Sacrifice Ratio," Working Papers and Research 2010-05, Marquette University, Center for Global and Economic Studies and Department of Economics.
  2. Bhattacharya, Prasad S. & Thomakos, Dimitrios D., 2008. "Forecasting industry-level CPI and PPI inflation: Does exchange rate pass-through matter?," International Journal of Forecasting, Elsevier, vol. 24(1), pages 134-150.

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