Productivity, External Balance and Exchange Rates: Evidence on the Transmission Mechanism Among G7 Countries
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Prepared for the 2006 ISOM in Tallin. We thank our discussants Susanto Basu and Robert Kollmann, as well as seminar participants at the ECB and ISOM, for comments. We are grateful to Javier Rupay for help with the data. Corsetti's work on this paper is part of the Pierre Werner Chair Programme on Monetary Union, at the Robert Schuman Centre of the European University Institute. The views expressed here are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the positions of the ECB, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, or any other institutions with which the authors are affiliated.