Evidences of the Intensity of the Balassa-Samuelson Phenomenon in the Romanian Economy
AbstractThe paper presents some results revealing the existence of the Balassa-Samuelson effect in Romania as well as some estimates of its impact on inflation, appreciation of the real exchange rate and rising competitiveness of the Romanian economy. * Study within the CEEX Programme – Project No. 220/2006 “Economic Convergence and Role of Knowledge in Relation to the EU Integration”; Instiutul European din Romania – PAIS III; Studiul nr. 2/2005.
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Length: 9 pages
Date of creation: Jan 2009
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Balassa-Samuelson effect; exchange rate; inflation; competitiveness;
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- NEP-ALL-2009-01-31 (All new papers)
- NEP-IFN-2009-01-31 (International Finance)
- NEP-TRA-2009-01-31 (Transition Economics)
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