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Política Fiscal Assimétrica: O Caso do Brasil

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  • Wichmann, Roberta Moreira
  • Portugal, Marcelo Savino

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Este artigo avaliou a existência de assimetrias nas respostas da política econômica no Brasil entre 2001 e 2010, verificando o comportamento das políticas fiscal (componentes de regra e discrição) e monetária ao longo do ciclo econômico. Para tanto, realizou uma análise descritiva preliminar e utilizou modelos autorregressivos com mudanças markovianas (MS-VAR). A análise preliminar revelou indícios de assimetria, com as políticas comportando-se de forma distinta nos diferentes cenários. Os modelos MS-VAR confirmaram esse resultado, mostrando que a regra é mais veloz e menos assimétrica que as demais políticas. Já a política monetária responde mais fortemente às variações positivas do hiato.

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  • Wichmann, Roberta Moreira & Portugal, Marcelo Savino, 2013. "Política Fiscal Assimétrica: O Caso do Brasil," Revista Brasileira de Economia - RBE, FGV/EPGE - Escola Brasileira de Economia e Finanças, Getulio Vargas Foundation (Brazil), vol. 67(3), September.
  • Handle: RePEc:fgv:epgrbe:v:67:y:2013:i:3:a:7326
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