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Shock Persistence and Current Account Dynamics

  • Kang Shi

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    (Chinese University of Hong Kong)

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One-sector inter-temporal models of the current account predict that a transitory shock to the terms of trade will lead to improvement in trade balance, while a persistent (or permanent) one could result in trade balance deterioration. This paper reexamines this issue in a two-sector small open economy model with non-traded goods and show that the result may not hold, depending on the exchange rate regime.

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Volume (Year): 31 (2011)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
Pages: 2260-2271

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  1. Driskill, Robert, 2001. "Nontraded Goods and the Current Account," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 9(1), pages 16-23, February.
  2. Michael B. Devereux & Philip Lane, 2001. "Exchange Rates and Monetary Policy in Emerging Market Economies," Trinity Economics Papers 200111, Trinity College Dublin, Department of Economics.
  3. Kang Shi, 2011. "Sectoral Labor Adjustment and Monetary Policy in a Small Open Economy," Working Papers 302011, Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research.
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