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Markups And Entry In A Dsge Model

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  • Lilia Cavallari

    (Università degli Studi di Roma Tre)

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This paper provides a DSGE model with firm entry. Simulations show that the model matches the synchronization of markups and entry observed in the data while at the same time reproducing empirically plausible moments for key macroeconomic variables. Sticky prices are essential for these results.

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  • Lilia Cavallari, 2012. "Markups And Entry In A Dsge Model," Working Papers 0612, CREI Università degli Studi Roma Tre, revised 2012.
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    Keywords

    endogenous entry; firm dynamics; monopolistic competition; market power; markups;
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    • E31 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Price Level; Inflation; Deflation
    • 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

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