Interrelations between consumption and wealth in Poland
AbstractThis paper studies the long-run relationship between consumption, labour income and asset wealth in Poland. Within cointegrated VAR model dynamic responses of the variables in the system to shocks are studied. In addition series are decomposed into permanent and transitory components. Main conclusion of this paper is that deviations of the three variables from their estimated long-run relationship are better explained with fluctuations of labour income than assets. The paper offers a tentative explanation of this finding. Additionally, the magnitude of the asset wealth effect in Poland is calculated and compared with other studies for European countries and for the U.S.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Ministry of Finance in Poland in its series Working Papers with number 2.
Length: 27 pages
Date of creation: 07 Jan 2010
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wealth; cointegration; Beveridge-Nelson decomposition; impulse responses;
Other versions of this item:
- Magdalena Zachłód-Jelec, 2010. "Interrelations between Consumption and Wealth in Poland," Central European Journal of Economic Modelling and Econometrics, CEJEME, vol. 2(1), pages 37-58, January.
- E21 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment - - - Consumption; Saving; Wealth
- C32 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables - - - Time-Series Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models; Diffusion Processes
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2010-03-28 (All new papers)
- NEP-MAC-2010-03-28 (Macroeconomics)
- NEP-TRA-2010-03-28 (Transition Economics)
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