Some evidence on the countercyclicality of the trade balance

The cyclical behaviour of the trade balance is examined using quarterly data for eight countries covering the period 1960:1-1995:3. Two methods are employed: the calculation of the correlation coefficient between the HP-filtered series and the estimation of a structural time series model. Both metho...

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Volume: 6
Main Author: LENTEN, LIAM J. A
MOOSA, IMAD A
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: LONDON Taylor & Francis Group 01.06.1999
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published in: Applied economics letters Vol. 6; no. 6; pp. 359 - 360
Data of publication: 6/1/1999
ISSN: 1350-4851
1466-4291
EISSN: 1466-4291
Discipline: Economics
Series: Applied Economics Letters
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