Modelling Recent Developments in Australian Asset Markets: Some Preliminary Results
This paper represents a first attempt to model the macroeconomic implications of recent changes in Australian financial markets: the floating of the Australian dollar; the introduction of tendering for government bonds; and the deregulation of banking in August 1984. The RBII model is adapted to incorporate these changes, and subjected to a series of shocks in simulation. The results are used to illustrate the properties of the modified model. The conclusions suggest that the model’s behaviour is consistent with received theory; monetary control is facilitated and a form of the Fleming-Mundell result holds in the longer term. An earlier version of the paper was presented to the thirteenth Conference of Economists, Perth, August 1984.
|Date of creation:||Nov 1984|
|Date of revision:|
|Contact details of provider:|| Postal: |
Web page: http://www.rba.gov.au/
More information through EDIRC
|Order Information:||Web: http://www.rba.gov.au/forms/rdp-order-form/|
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:rba:rbardp:rdp8403. 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: (Paula Drew)
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.