Nonlinear mechanism of the exchange rate pass-through: Does business cycle matter?
Nidhaleddine Ben Cheikh ()
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This paper examines the presence of nonlinear mechanism in the exchange rate pass-through (ERPT) to CPI inflation for 12 euro area (EA) countries. Using logistic smooth transition models, we explore the existence of nonlinearity with respect to economic activity along the business cycle. Our results reveal that pass-through depends positively on economic activity, that is, when real GDP is growing above some threshold, the extent of ERPT becomes higher.
Keywords: Exchange Rate Pass-Through; Inflation; Smooth Transition Regression (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: E31 C22 F31 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Working Paper: Nonlinear Mechanism of the Exchange Rate Pass-Through: Does Business Cycle Matter? (2013)
Working Paper: Nonlinear Mechanism of the Exchange Rate Pass-Through: Does Business Cycle Matter? (2012)
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