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Time Series Analysis of Export Demand Equations

Time Series Analysis of Export Demand Equations »

Source: Time Series Analysis of Export Demand Equations : A Cross-Country Analysis

Volume/Issue: 1998/149

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Claudio Montenegro , and Abdelhak Senhadji

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1998

ISBN: 9781451923582

Keywords: Export demand, Income and Price Elasticities, Cointegration, equation, income elasticities, statistic, equations

The paper estimates export demand elasticities for a large number of developing and developed countries, using time-series techniques that account for the nonstationarity in the data. The average long-run price and...

Growth, Expansion of Markets, and Income Elasticities in World Trade

Growth, Expansion of Markets, and Income Elasticities in World Trade »

Source: Growth, Expansion of Markets, and Income Elasticities in World Trade

Volume/Issue: 2005/11

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yi Wu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2005

ISBN: 9781451860306

Keywords: Income elasticity, Houthakker-Magee effect, 45-degree rule, income elasticities, equations, statistics, cointegration, import demand,

The Houthakker-Magee effect implies that a country facing unfavorable income elasticities in trade must either grow at a slower rate than its trading partners or experience a trend worsening of its current account...

Time-Series Estimation of Structural Import Demand Equations

Time-Series Estimation of Structural Import Demand Equations »

Source: Time-Series Estimation of Structural Import Demand Equations : A Cross-Country Analysis

Volume/Issue: 1997/132

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Abdelhak Senhadji

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1997

ISBN: 9781451855340

Keywords: Structural Import Demand, Income and Price Elasticities, Cointegration, Monte Carlo Methods, import demand, equation, statistic, income elasticities, price of imports

This paper derives a structural import demand equation and estimates it for a large number of countries, using recent time series techniques that address the problem of nonstationarity. Because the statistical prop...

Price and Income Elasticity of Indian Exports—The Role of Supply-Side Bottlenecks

Price and Income Elasticity of Indian Exports—The Role of Supply-Side Bottlenecks »

Source: Price and Income Elasticity of Indian Exports-The Role of Supply-Side Bottlenecks

Volume/Issue: 2015/161

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mehdi Raissi , and Volodymyr Tulin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 July 2015

ISBN: 9781513544816

Keywords: export demand, income and price elasticity, energy shortages, demand, supply, supply-side, price elasticity, income elasticity, Models with Panel Data, Country and Industry Studies of Trade,

This paper estimates the short-term and long-run price and income elasticity of Indian exports, and investigates the role of supply-side bottlenecks in shaping India's export demand relationship. We use disaggregat...

Inequality of Opportunity, Inequality of Income and Economic Growth

Inequality of Opportunity, Inequality of Income and Economic Growth »

Source: Inequality of Opportunity, Inequality of Income and Economic Growth

Volume/Issue: 2019/34

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shekhar Aiyar , and Christian Ebeke

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484396988

Keywords: Income inequality, Economic growth, Income distribution, Income shocks, Human capital, Intergenerational Mobility;Growth;Gini;inequality;elasticity;unequal access;Brueckner

We posit that the relationship between income inequality and economic growth is mediated by the level of equality of opportunity, which we identify with intergenerational mobility. In economies characterized by int...

Are Elasticities of Taxable Income Rising?1

Are Elasticities of Taxable Income Rising?1 »

Source: Are Elasticities of Taxable Income Rising?

Volume/Issue: 2018/132

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alexander Klemm , Li Liu , Victor Mylonas , and Philippe Wingender

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484361566

Keywords: Optimal tax; Elasticity of taxable income; Tax Progressivity; Progressive Taxation, Optimal tax, Elasticity of taxable income, Tax Progressivity, Progressive Taxation, Incidence

This paper assesses a possible explanation for the global downward trend in top personal income tax rates over the last decades: globalization and the related tax evasion and avoidance opportunities could have rais...

61/2 Decades of Global Trade and Income

61/2 Decades of Global Trade and Income »

Source: 61/2 Decades of Global Trade and Income : 'New Normal' or 'Back to Normal' after GTC and GFC?

Volume/Issue: 2016/139

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sanjay Kalra

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2016

ISBN: 9781475526592

Keywords: Global Trade and Income, Elasticities, SVAR, Globalization, Technology shocks, Structural breaks

Global merchandise trade expanded rapidly over the last 61/2 decades and its relationship with global income has seen ebbs and flows. This paper examines the shifts in this relationship using time series data over...

Real Effective Exchange Rate and Trade Balance Adjustment: The Case of Turkey1

Real Effective Exchange Rate and Trade Balance Adjustment: The Case of Turkey1 »

Source: Real Effective Exchange Rate and Trade Balance Adjustment: The Case of Turkey

Volume/Issue: 2019/131

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Plamen Iossifov , and Xuan Fei

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498312738

Keywords: Real effective exchange rates, Balance of trade, Trade deficits, Current account, Patterns of trade, Real trade balance adjustment, REER, long-run, trade balance, elasticity

There is an ongoing debate in the literature on whether global trade flows have become disconnected from the large real effective exchange rate movements in the wake of the global financial crisis. The question has...

Revisiting Tourism Flows to the Caribbean

Revisiting Tourism Flows to the Caribbean »

Source: Revisiting Tourism Flows to the Caribbean : What is Driving Arrivals?

Volume/Issue: 2014/229

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nicole Laframboise , Nkunde Mwase , Joonkyu Park , and Yingke Zhou

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498351560

Keywords: income elasticity, Carribean, tourism arrivals, expenditure, tourist, destinations, hotels, hotel, Models with Panel Data, tourism arrivals and expenditure,

The Caribbean share of the global tourism market has been declining. This study examines what is driving tourism flows. It estimates the determinants of tourism and explores variations based on sample differences,...

Energy Subsidies and Energy Consumption

Energy Subsidies and Energy Consumption »

Source: Energy Subsidies and Energy Consumption : A Cross-Country Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2013/112

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Joshua Charap , Arthur Ribeiro da Silva , and Pedro Rodriguez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484367247

Keywords: subsidy, income elasticity, gasoline prices, environmental regulations, energy consumption, gasoline consumption, Models with Panel Data, Personal Income and Other Nonbusiness Taxes and Subsidies, General,

The economic and environmental implications of energy subsidies have received renewed attention from policymakers and economists in recent years. Nevertheless there remains significant uncertainty regarding the mag...