France, Germany, Italy, and Spain; Explaining Differences in External Sector Performance Among Large Euro Area Countries
This cross-country paper explains differences in external sector performance among four large euro area countriesâ€”France, Germany, Italy, and Spain. The paper discusses that during 2001â€“04, the performance of the external sector differed markedly among these four largest euro area countries. The study presented in this paper describes the evolution of the traditional determinants of exports and importsâ€”domestic and foreign demand and cost and price competitivenessâ€”and econometrically assesses their contributions to the evolution of trade volumes during the period mentioned.
|Date of creation:||08 Nov 2005|
|Contact details of provider:|| Postal: International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC USA|
Phone: (202) 623-7000
Fax: (202) 623-4661
Web page: http://www.imf.org/external/pubind.htm
More information through EDIRC
|Order Information:||Web: http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/pubs/ord_info.htm|
Please report citation or reference errors to , or , if you are the registered author of the cited work, log in to your RePEc Author Service profile, click on "citations" and make appropriate adjustments.:
- Hamid Faruqee, 2004. "Exchange Rate Pass-Through in the Euro Area; The Role of Asymmetric Pricing Behavior," IMF Working Papers 04/14, International Monetary Fund.
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:imf:imfscr:05/401. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Jim Beardow)or (Hassan Zaidi)
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.