EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

Do exchange rate changes have symmetric or asymmetric effects on the demand for money in Turkey?

Mohsen Bahmani-Oskooee (), Ferda Halicioglu and Sahar Bahmani

Applied Economics, 2017, vol. 49, issue 42, 4261-4270

Abstract: As a result of the research conducted by Nobel Laureate Robert Mundell (1963), most studies estimating the demand for money today do include the exchange rate in their specification to account for currency substitution. Previous studies that did this for the Turkish demand for money assumed that exchange rate changes do have symmetric effects on the demand for money in Turkey. In this article, we question this assumption. By using the nonlinear ARDL approach, we show that indeed exchange rate changes do have short-run and long-run asymmetric effects on the M1 demand for money. Introducing nonlinearity also yields a stable money demand.

Date: 2017
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: View citations in EconPapers (10) Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
http://hdl.handle.net/10.1080/00036846.2017.1279271 (text/html)
Access to full text is restricted to subscribers.

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:taf:applec:v:49:y:2017:i:42:p:4261-4270

Ordering information: This journal article can be ordered from
http://www.tandfonline.com/pricing/journal/RAEC20

Access Statistics for this article

Applied Economics is currently edited by Anita Phillips

More articles in Applied Economics from Taylor & Francis Journals
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Chris Longhurst ().

 
Page updated 2019-10-08
Handle: RePEc:taf:applec:v:49:y:2017:i:42:p:4261-4270