On the Sources of Aggregate Fluctuations in Emerging Economies
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We are immensely indebted to John Landon Lane for teaching us on Bayesian tools and for providing us with the appropriate code. We also received very useful comments from Mark Aguiar, Peter Benczur, Bora Durdu, Dave DeJong, Pat Kehoe, Federico Mandelman, Andy Neumeyer, Martin Uribe, Tao Zha, and seminar participants at the NBER IFM Summer Institute, MIT, Rutgers, the Federal Reserve Board, the IMF, Universidad di Tella, Atlanta Fed, Magyar Nemzeti Bank, and the University of Pittsburgh. Of course, any errors or shortcomings are ours. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.