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Long Run Exchange Rate Pass-Through Into Import Prices In Developing Countries: An Homogeneous or Heterogeneous Phenomenon?

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In this paper, we analyze the nature of long-run exchange rate pass-through in a panel of 24 developing countries. We define and estimate an exchange rate pass-through equation based on micro-foundations of pricing behaviour by exporters firms. We adopt a multi-country framework and we use non-stationary panel estimation techniques and test for panel cointegration. we show that long-run exchange rate pass-through in developing countries is an heterogeneous phenomenon.

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  • barhoumi karim, 2005. "Long Run Exchange Rate Pass-Through Into Import Prices In Developing Countries: An Homogeneous or Heterogeneous Phenomenon?," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 6(14), pages 1-12.
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    Developing countries;

    JEL classification:

    • F1 - International Economics - - Trade
    • C2 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables

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