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Current account and exchange rate behaviour under inflation targeting in a small open economy

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A model of a small open economy is used to analyse the behaviour of the current account and the real exchange rate in a regime of inflation targeting a la New Zealand. The steady state and the dynamic behaviour of the economy under various shocks are discussed.

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Paper provided by Reserve Bank of New Zealand in its series Reserve Bank of New Zealand Discussion Paper Series with number G97/4.

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Length: 40p
Date of creation: Jul 1997
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Handle: RePEc:nzb:nzbdps:1997/04

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  1. Lars E. O. Svensson, 2000. "Open-Economy Inflation Targeting," NBER Working Papers 6545, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Plasmans, J.E.J., 2001. "The Effects of Fiscal and Monetary Policy in an Open Economy: A Case of EU, the USA and Japan," Open Access publications from Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-92275, Tilburg University.
  3. Sean Collins & Francisco Nadal De Simone & David Hargreaves, 1998. "The current account balance: an analysis of the issues," Reserve Bank of New Zealand Bulletin, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, vol. 61, March.

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