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Disequilibrium Money: Some Further Results with a Monetary Model of the UK

  • James Davidson
Part of the Studies in Monetary Economics book series (STUDMOECO)

Abstract

The idea of modelling money as a buffer stock has recently attracted new interest, as papers such as Laidler (1984) and Goodhart (1984) testify, and a number of recent empirical studies are based on the concept. The approach, in some variation, is to embed a term measuring the difference between money held and money desired in one or more equations explaining real or financial adjustments in the economy, and possibly to estimate the parameters of the long-run money demand relation by this indirect route. An early instance was Johnson’s monetary approach to the balance of payments (see Frenkel and Johnson, 1976). Other examples, in addition to the present author’s work (Davidson and Keil, 1982; Davidson, 1984) include Howitt and Laidler (1979), Laidler and O’Shea (1980), Coghlan (1981), Jonson and Trevor (1981), Laidler and Bentley (1983), and Knoester and van Sinderen (1985).

Keywords

Exchange Rate Money Demand Exchange Rate Regime Buffer Stock Money Stock 
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