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Endogenous Growth, Monetary Shocks and Nominal Rigidities

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  • Barbara Annicchiarico

    () (Department of Economics, University of Rome ‘Tor Vergata’)

  • Alessandra Pelloni

    (Department of Economics, University of Rome ‘Tor Vergata’)

  • Lorenza Rossi

    () (Department of Economics and Quantitative Methods, University of Pavia)

Abstract

We introduce endogenous growth in an otherwise standard NK model with staggered prices and wages. Some results follow: (i) monetary volatility negatively affects long-run growth; (ii) the relation between nominal volatility and growth depends on the persistence of the nominal shocks and on the Taylor rule considered; (iii) a Taylor rule with smoothing increases the negative effect of nominal volatility on mean growth.

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  • Barbara Annicchiarico & Alessandra Pelloni & Lorenza Rossi, 2010. "Endogenous Growth, Monetary Shocks and Nominal Rigidities," Quaderni di Dipartimento 120, University of Pavia, Department of Economics and Quantitative Methods.
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    Keywords

    Growth; volatility; business cycle; monetary policy;

    JEL classification:

    • E32 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Business Fluctuations; Cycles
    • E52 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit - - - Monetary Policy
    • O42 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - Monetary Growth Models

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