Firm optimism and pessimism

This paper explores the question of whether firms have systematic expectation biases. Using microdata from the West German manufacturing subset of the IFO Business Climate Survey, we infer quarterly production growth rates at the firm level. We then combine this information with production growth ex...

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Volume: 79
Main Author: Bachmann, Rüdiger
Elstner, Steffen
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.10.2015
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
Elsevier Science Publishers
published in: European economic review Vol. 79; pp. 297 - 325
Data of publication: October 2015
ISSN: 0014-2921
1873-572X
EISSN: 1873-572X
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
E20
E22
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
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