Potential Output Estimations for Hungary: A Survey of Different Approaches
Szilard Benk (),
Zoltán Jakab () and
No 2005/43, MNB Occasional Papers from Magyar Nemzeti Bank (Central Bank of Hungary)
This paper is a comprehensive analysis of Hungary’s potential output. Since the concept of potential output is not unique, we present various interpretations of potential GDP, along with a large set of techniques for estimating it. Various estimates are presented and robustness analyses are performed. Finally, an illustrative scenario is outlined for the forthcoming few years.
Keywords: potential output; output gap; production function; business cycle; filtering. (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: E32 C22 C32 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 48 pages
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