Degree of openness and inflation targeting policy: model of a small open economy
AbstractPurpose – The purpose of this paper is to deal with the dynamics of a Neo-Keynesian model applied to a small open economy, in order to show the impact of commercial openness on the choice of the optimal inflation target. Design/methodology/approach – The author uses a neo-Keynesian model with calibration for Chile. Findings – The results show that there is a relation between the degree of openness and the type of inflation targeting policy. Originality/value – The originality of the paper is to use a neo-Keynesian model to deal with a small open economy, which uses inflation targeting as a monetary rule.
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- Bousrih Jihene & Bousrih Jihene, 2010. "Degree of Openness and Inflation Targeting Policy: Model of a Small Open Economy," Working Papers 2010.2, International Network for Economic Research - INFER.
- E31 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Price Level; Inflation; Deflation
- E37 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Forecasting and Simulation: Models and Applications
- E52 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit - - - Monetary Policy
- F41 - International Economics - - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance - - - Open Economy Macroeconomics
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