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LSM: A DSGE Model for Luxembourg

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  • Szabolcs Deak
  • Lionel Fontagné

    () (CES - Centre d'économie de la Sorbonne - UP1 - Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, CEPII - Centre d'Etudes Prospectives et d'Informations Internationales - Centre d'analyse stratégique, PSE - Paris School of Economics - ENPC - École des Ponts ParisTech - ENS Paris - École normale supérieure - Paris - PSL - Université Paris sciences et lettres - UP1 - Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique - EHESS - École des hautes études en sciences sociales - INRAE - Institut National de Recherche pour l’Agriculture, l’Alimentation et l’Environnement)

  • Massimiliano Marcellino

    () (Department of Economics - EUI - European University Institute)

  • Marco Maffezzoli

Abstract

Luxembourg is a small open economy with a set of particular features, including rather limited competition in the domestic goods market, strong union power, and a segmented labour market for resident and non-resident workers. In this paper we develop a medium scale DSGE model that captures these features, calibrate it to mimic the actual behaviour of the key macroeconomic aggregates, and use it to conduct policy experiments aimed at relaxing some of the existing rigidities in the goods and labour market.

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  • Szabolcs Deak & Lionel Fontagné & Massimiliano Marcellino & Marco Maffezzoli, 2011. "LSM: A DSGE Model for Luxembourg," Post-Print hal-00639888, HAL.
  • Handle: RePEc:hal:journl:hal-00639888
    DOI: 10.1016/j.econmod.2011.06.023
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    Keywords

    Trade union; Segmented labor market; DSGE; Small open economy;
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    JEL classification:

    • E13 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - General Aggregative Models - - - Neoclassical
    • E32 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Business Fluctuations; Cycles

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