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La tasa de interés natural en Colombia

In: Estimación y Uso de Variables no Observables en la Región

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  • Juan José Echavarría Soto
  • Enrique López Enciso
  • Martha Misas Arango
  • Juana Téllez Corredor
  • Juan Carlos Parra Álvarez

    (Banco de la República)

Abstract

En este artículo se estima para Colombia la tasa de interés natural (TIN) para el período 1982-2005, con base en las metodologías propuestas por Laubach y Williams (2001) y Mésonnier y Renne (2004). Un modelo neokeynesiano es la base de la estimación de la TIN de “mediano plazo” como una variable no observada que cambia en el tiempo. Dicho ejercicio se realiza mediante un fi ltro de Kalman que estima simultáneamente la TIN y la brecha del producto para la economía colombiana. Los resultados sugie-ren que la política monetaria fue contraccionista en 1998 y 1999, y relativamente expansiva en años re-cientes, aún cuando los resultados no son tan claros al trabajar con los promedios móviles de la TIN. La brecha del producto ha sido positiva en 2003 y 2004, confi rmando los resultados de otros trabajos en el área.
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  • Juan José Echavarría Soto & Enrique López Enciso & Martha Misas Arango & Juana Téllez Corredor & Juan Carlos Parra Álvarez, 2008. "La tasa de interés natural en Colombia," Investigación Conjunta-Joint Research, in: Centro de Estudios Monetarios Latinoamericanos (CEMLA) (ed.), Estimación y Uso de Variables no Observables en la Región, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 7, pages 164-201, Centro de Estudios Monetarios Latinoamericanos, CEMLA.
  • Handle: RePEc:cml:incocp:1-07
    Note: Programa de Investigación Conjunta: XII Reunión de la Red de Investigadores de Banca Central del Continente Americano. Realizada en el Banco de España, Madrid, del 5 al 7 de noviembre de 2007
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