Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Reinout De Bock
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2010
Keywords: International business cycles, Emerging economy, Trade balance, capital good, open economy, trade flows, investment goods, Open Economy Macroeconomics,
Trade flows data show that the composition and cyclical properties of imports are similar in developed economies and emerging markets (EM) but this is not the case for exports. Unlike developed economies, (i) EM ex...