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Long Run Neutrality of Money in Mexico

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  • Frederick H.Wallace

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    (Profesor-Investigador, Departamento de Ciencias Económico-Administrativas, Universidad de Quintana Roo, Chetumal, Quintana Roo, México.)

  • Gary L. Shelley

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    (Lecturer in Economics and Finance, Department of Economics, Finance, and Urban Studies, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee, USA)

Abstract

The Fisher-Seater (FS) methodology is used to investigate long run money neutrality with respect to real GDP and real output in ten selected industries in Mexico. Size distortions and low power of the FS test, issues first raised by Coe and Nason (2003, 2004), are addressed using the Coe-Nason bootstrapping procedure. The evidence indicates that long run money neutrality can be rejected for real GDP and for up to five of the ten industrial sectors studied. These findings indicate that the effects of monetary policy are likely to differ across sectors even in the long run.

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Article provided by in its journal Economia Mexicana NUEVA EPOCA.

Volume (Year): XVI (2007)
Issue (Month): 2 (July-December)
Pages: 219-238

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Handle: RePEc:emc:ecomex:v:16:y:2007:i:2:p:219-238

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Keywords: money neutrality; Fisher-Seater Test; bootstrapping.;

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  3. Tang, Maggie May-Jean & Puah, Chin-Hong & Awang Marikan, Dayang-Affizzah, 2013. "Empirical Evidence on the Long-Run Neutrality Hypothesis Using Divisia Money," MPRA Paper 50020, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Gary L. Shelley & Frederick H. Wallace, 2004. "Testing for Long Run Neutrality of Money in Mexico," Macroeconomics 0402003, EconWPA.

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