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An exploration into Pigou's theory of cycles

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  • Beaudry, Paul
  • Portier, Franck

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The roles of "news shocks" in dynamic general equilibrium models have been highlighted since Beaudry and Portier (2004). In this paper, we explain how to use "news-shock subroutine for Prof. Uhlig's toolkit." This subroutine can make to calculate the responses to news-shock easily. Users of the toolkit by Professor Harald Uhlig can do the news-shock experiments with this subroutine.
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  • Beaudry, Paul & Portier, Franck, 2004. "An exploration into Pigou's theory of cycles," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 51(6), pages 1183-1216, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:moneco:v:51:y:2004:i:6:p:1183-1216
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    • C52 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling - - - Model Evaluation, Validation, and Selection
    • D58 - Microeconomics - - General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium - - - Computable and Other Applied General Equilibrium Models
    • E32 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Business Fluctuations; Cycles

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