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Application of the IS-MP-IA Model to the Slovene Economy and Policy Implications


  • Hsing, Yu

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This article extends the IS-MP-IA model (Romer, 2000) and applies the GARCH process (Engle, 1982, 2001) to study output variations in Slovenia. Equilibrium GDP in Slovenia is found to have a positive relationship with real depreciation and the world output and a negative relationship with the federal funds rate and the expected inflation rate. The insignificant coefficient of real deficit spending suggests that the Ricardian-equivalence theory may hold for Slovenia. Although real depreciation is expected to help net exports, its relatively small value indicates that it would be appropriate to pursue a stable exchange rate policy.

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  • Hsing, Yu, 2005. "Application of the IS-MP-IA Model to the Slovene Economy and Policy Implications," Economia Internazionale / International Economics, Camera di Commercio Industria Artigianato Agricoltura di Genova, vol. 58(2), pages 167-177.
  • Handle: RePEc:ris:ecoint:0110

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    IS-MP-IA; GARCH; real depreciation; expected inflation; budget deficit; world interest rates and output;

    JEL classification:

    • E50 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit - - - General
    • E60 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook - - - General
    • F40 - International Economics - - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance - - - General


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