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Preiskonvergenz in der erweiterten Europäischen Union

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  • Christian Dreger
  • Konstantin A. Kholodilin

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Die fortschreitende europäische Integration führt tendenziell zu einer Annäherung der Preise von Gütern und Dienstleistungen. Mit der Erweiterung der EU hat sich dieser Prozess etwas beschleunigt. Der Beitritt der mittel- und osteuropäischen Länder beeinflusst die Preiskonvergenz auf zweierlei Weise. Zum einen erhöht sich in der EU insgesamt der Druck auf die Preise aufgrund des intensiveren Wettbewerbs. Zum anderen steigt das bisher noch relativ niedrige Preisniveau in den neuen Mitgliedsländern im Zuge des wirtschaftlichen Aufholprozesses.

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  • Christian Dreger & Konstantin A. Kholodilin, 2007. "Preiskonvergenz in der erweiterten Europäischen Union," DIW Wochenbericht, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research, vol. 74(38), pages 557-561.
  • Handle: RePEc:diw:diwwob:74-38-1
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    Keywords

    EU enlargement; Price convergence; Balassa Samuelson effect;

    JEL classification:

    • E31 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Price Level; Inflation; Deflation
    • F15 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Economic Integration
    • F40 - International Economics - - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance - - - General

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