Ono, Masanori (2009): Invoice currencies, import prices, and inflation. Published in: Journal of Tohoku Economic Association , Vol. Fiscal, (March 2009): pp. 67-71.
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This paper uses the structural VAR approach to examine the interactive responses between import prices and domestic prices in Japan before and after the 1990s. First, the estimation reveals that the Japanese domestic prices have become a little more vulnerable to foreign inflationary pressure through a rise in contract import prices. Second, Japan after the 1990s can pass along its domestic inflationary pressure to foreign countries with an increase in the pricing of its domestic products. Third, the results confirm that Japan’s exchange rate pass-through effect on its domestic prices has decreased, as suggested by other literature.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Invoice currencies, import prices, and inflation|
|Keywords:||Structural VAR; globalization; Japanese economy|
|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 ; Diffusion Processes ; State Space Models
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E3 - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles > E31 - Price Level ; Inflation ; Deflation
F - International Economics > F3 - International Finance > F31 - Foreign Exchange
|Depositing User:||Masanori Ono|
|Date Deposited:||01. May 2009 05:01|
|Last Modified:||20. Feb 2013 19:43|
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