Globalization and Volatility under Alternative Trade Structures
AbstractThis paper explores a dynamic two-country model with production externalities in which capital goods are not traded and international lending and borrowing are allowed. Unlike the integrated world economy model based on the Heckscher-Ohlin setting, our model yields indeterminacy of equilibrium under a wider set of parameter values than in the corresponding closed economy model. Our finding demonstrates that the assumption on trade structure would be a relevant determinant in considering the relation between globalization and economic volatility.
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two-country model; non-traded goods; equilibrium indeterminacy; social constant returns;
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- F43 - International Economics - - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance - - - Economic Growth of Open Economies
- O41 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - One, Two, and Multisector Growth Models
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- NEP-ALL-2011-11-01 (All new papers)
- NEP-DGE-2011-11-01 (Dynamic General Equilibrium)
- NEP-OPM-2011-11-01 (Open Economy Macroeconomics)
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