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Money, Tobin Effect, and Incerasing Returns

  • Basci, Erdem
  • Erdogan, Ayse M.
  • Saglam, Ismail

This paper shows that unregulated decentralized equilibrium is viable under increasing returns technologies in an overlapping generations model of production with cash-in-advance constraints. We also demonstrate that the model exhibits both the Tobin effect and the reverse Tobin effect.

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Paper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 1904.

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Date of creation: Sep 2006
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