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Estimation of a Behavioral Equilibrium Exchange Rate Model for Ghana

Estimation of a Behavioral Equilibrium Exchange Rate Model for Ghana »

Volume/Issue: 2007/155

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Elena Loukoianova , and Plamen Iossifov

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451867190.001

ISBN: 9781451867190

Keywords: real effective exchange rate, competitiveness, BEER, reer, exchange rate, effective exchange rate, real exchange rate,

The paper estimates a behavioral equilibrium exchange rate model for Ghana. Regression results show that most of the REER's long-run behavior can be explained by real GDP growth, real interest rate differentials (b...

Euro Area Export Performance and Competitiveness

Euro Area Export Performance and Competitiveness »

Volume/Issue: 2011/140

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jarkko Turunen , Richard Harmsen , and Tamim Bayoumi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455265459.001

ISBN: 9781455265459

Keywords: Competitiveness, Trade equations, euro, export, reer, exchange rates, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, Country and Industry Studies of Trade,

Concerns about export growth within the euro area peripheral countries due to a lack of competitiveness within the euro area are a key policy issue. Our analysis suggests that: (i) Long-term price elasticities for...

Exchange Rate Unification, the Equilibrium Real Exchange Rate, and Choice of Exchange Rate Regime
			: The Case of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Exchange Rate Unification, the Equilibrium Real Exchange Rate, and Choice of Exchange Rate Regime : The Case of the Islamic Republic of Iran »

Volume/Issue: 1999/15

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1999

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451843248.001

ISBN: 9781451843248

Keywords: Exchange rate unification, equilibrium exchange rate, exchange rate regime, Islamic Republic of Iran, exchange rate, real exchange rate, oil exports, reer, exchange rates

This paper reviews recent developments in the exchange system in the Islamic Republic of Iran and in the real effective exchange rate (REER). It also considers the determinants of the REER in connection with the ch...

Export Performance and External Competitiveness in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Export Performance and External Competitiveness in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia »

Volume/Issue: 2006/261

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eva Gutierrez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451865219.001

ISBN: 9781451865219

Keywords: Competitiveness, equilibrium exchange rate, exchange rate, real exchange rate, reer, real effective exchange rate, Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of, Macedonia, Fyr,

This paper reviews a broad set of indicators of competitiveness in the Macedonian economy and estimates the equilibrium real effective exchange rate (REER) using different methodologies. Although the REER is broadl...

External Adjustment and Equilibrium Exchange Rate in Brazil

External Adjustment and Equilibrium Exchange Rate in Brazil »

Volume/Issue: 2006/221

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Claudio Paiva

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451864816.001

ISBN: 9781451864816

Keywords: Equilibrium exchange rate, real exchange rate, exchange rate, real effective exchange rate, reer, Country and Industry Studies of Trade,

This paper investigates the factors behind the significant improvement in Brazil's external accounts and wide fluctuations of the real exchange rate since the floating of the real in 1999. Particular attention is d...

Financing Uganda'S Poverty Reduction Strategy
			: Is Aid Causing More Pain Than Gain?

Financing Uganda'S Poverty Reduction Strategy : Is Aid Causing More Pain Than Gain? »

Volume/Issue: 2004/170

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mwanza Nkusu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451858457.001

ISBN: 9781451858457

Keywords: and poverty, reer, exchange rate, real exchange rate, foreign exchange, real effective exchange rate, Economic Growth of Open Economies, Welfare and Poverty: General, Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity: General,

Uganda's market-friendly development strategy and poverty reduction agenda have attracted large financial inflows, including aid. During 2000-02, concerns about a possible aid-induced Dutch disease were heightened...

International Competitiveness of the Mediterranean Quartet
			: A Heterogeneous-Product Approach

International Competitiveness of the Mediterranean Quartet : A Heterogeneous-Product Approach »

Volume/Issue: 2008/240

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Herman Bennett , and Ziga Zarnic

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451870985.001

ISBN: 9781451870985

Keywords: International competitiveness, real effective exchange rate, product heterogeneity, industry level, structure of competitors, services exports, reer, competitiveness, exporters, exports of goods,

The real effective exchange rate (REER) is the most commonly used measure for assessing international competitiveness. We develop a methodology to estimate the REER that incorporates two distinctive elements that a...

Labor Productivity and Real Exchange Rate
			: The Balassa-Samuelson Disconnect in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Labor Productivity and Real Exchange Rate : The Balassa-Samuelson Disconnect in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia »

Volume/Issue: 2005/113

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Boileau Loko , and Anita Tuladhar

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451861327.001

ISBN: 9781451861327

Keywords: Real exchange rate, Balassa-Samuelson, exchange rate, reer, real effective exchange rate, effective exchange rate, export performance, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Yugoslavia, Federal Republic of,

This paper seeks to investigate the transmission mechanisms linking productivity to the real exchange rate in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. At first glance, the stylized facts-low labor productivity gr...

Madagascar
			: A Competitiveness and Exchange Rate Assessment

Madagascar : A Competitiveness and Exchange Rate Assessment »

Volume/Issue: 2009/107

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luc Eyraud

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451872545.001

ISBN: 9781451872545

Keywords: Equilibrium exchange rate, competitiveness, exchange rate, reer, real exchange rate, export performance, exchange rates,

The purpose of this paper is to assess Madagascar's competitiveness in recent years, using both price and nonprice indicators and an exchange rate assessment of the currency. We estimate the distance between the eq...

Measuring Competitiveness
			: Trade in Goods or Tasks?

Measuring Competitiveness : Trade in Goods or Tasks? »

Volume/Issue: 2013/100

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tamim Bayoumi , Mika Saito , and Jarkko Turunen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484325803.001

ISBN: 9781484325803

Keywords: Real Effective Exchange Rate, Global Supply Chains, reer, global supply, intermediate inputs, domestic production, gross exports, General,

With global supply chains, any value added or production task can be traded as part of goods. This means that competitiveness can be measured either in terms of “tasks” (Bems and Johnson, 2012), or go...