Global Imbalances in a World of Inflexible Real Exchange Rates and Capital Controls
AbstractThis paper addresses the issue of international payments in a stock-flow framework, by capturing the interaction between the current account balance and international assets portfolios of domestic and foreign investors. It is argued that the stability of such interactions may be affected by shifts in the preferences of investors, by the relative rate of return of different assets and -- more generally -- by institutional settings. The model is then used for policy analysis purposes in order to derive the conditions for the existence of dynamic equilibria, and if they can be attained, under the assumption of various market-distorting policy choices.
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Volume (Year): 41 (2012)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
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Other versions of this item:
- Hallett, Andrew Hughes & Oliva, Juan Carlos Martinez, 2011. "Global Imbalances in a World of Inflexible Real Exchange Rates and Capital Controls," ADBI Working Papers 330, Asian Development Bank Institute.
- Andrew Hughes Hallett & Juan Carlos Martinez Oliva, 2011. "Global Imbalances in a World of Inflexible Real Exchange Rates and Capital Controls," Finance Working Papers 23206, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
- Andrew Hughes Hallett & Juan Carlos Martinez Oliva, 2011. "Global Imbalances in a World of Inflexible Real Exchange Rates and Capital Controls," Macroeconomics Working Papers 23206, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
- F13 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Trade Policy; International Trade Organizations
- F32 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - Current Account Adjustment; Short-term Capital Movements
- F34 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - International Lending and Debt Problems
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