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Product market regulation, trend inflation and inflation dynamics in the new Keynesian Phillips curve

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In this empirical paper, we take a close look at the impact of the observed decline in the product market regulation, and hence in the barriers to entry and in impediments to competition, on inflation dynamics since the early 1980s.

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  • Bloch, Laurence, 2012. "Product market regulation, trend inflation and inflation dynamics in the new Keynesian Phillips curve," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 29(5), pages 2058-2070.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecmode:v:29:y:2012:i:5:p:2058-2070
    DOI: 10.1016/j.econmod.2012.01.014
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    1. Agnès Bénassy-Quéré & Dramane Coulibaly, 2014. "The impact of market regulations on intra-European real exchange rates," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 150(3), pages 529-556, August.
    2. Xu, Yingying & Chang, Hsu-Ling & Lobonţ, Oana-Ramona & Su, Chi-Wei, 2016. "Modeling heterogeneous inflation expectations: empirical evidence from demographic data?," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 57(C), pages 153-163.
    3. Bloch, Laurence, 2013. "Entry of firms and cost of disinflation in New Keynesian models," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 119(3), pages 268-271.

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    Keywords

    Firm entry; Product market regulation; New Keynesian Phillips Curve; Trend inflation; Inflation dynamics; VAR;

    JEL classification:

    • E31 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Price Level; Inflation; Deflation

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