Jackman, Mahalia (2010): Money demand and economic uncertainty in Barbados.
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Using the unrestricted error correction model proposed by Pesaran et al (2001), this paper investigates the relationship between economic uncertainty and money demand in Barbados. Results suggest that in the short run, agents tend to increase money holdings in the face of heightened uncertainty. However, this impact does not carry on into the longer term. Rather, the results suggest that nominal assets may become less attractive during prolonged periods of economic uncertainty.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Money demand and economic uncertainty in Barbados|
|Keywords:||Money demand; economic uncertainty; Barbados; fixed exchange rate|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C3 - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables > C32 - Time-Series Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E4 - Money and Interest Rates > E41 - Demand for Money
|Depositing User:||Mahalia Jackman|
|Date Deposited:||09. Mar 2011 15:57|
|Last Modified:||15. Feb 2013 19:45|
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