Classical business cycles in Latin America: Turning points, asimmetries and international synchronisation
AbstractA classical business cycles approach is applied to study turning points, asymmetries and international synchronization of business cycle regimes (expansion/recession) for several Latin American countries. The results suggest that recessions are characterized by deeper change, less persistence, and greater volatility than expansions. However, existing evidence about intra-regional economic transactions suggests that these associations might be explained by similar economic policies and common external shocks.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by El Colegio de México, Centro de Estudios Económicos in its journal Estudios Económicos.
Volume (Year): 14 (1999)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
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- Stijn Claessens & M. Ayhan Kose & Marco E. Terrones, 2010.
"Recessions and Financial Disruptions in Emerging Markets: A Bird´s Eye View,"
Working Papers Central Bank of Chile
585, Central Bank of Chile.
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