Trade balance and j _curve phenomenon in Malaysia

Rizaudin Sahlan, and Hussein Abdullh, and Mohd Ridhuan Boss Abdullah, (2008) Trade balance and j _curve phenomenon in Malaysia. Jurnal Ekonomi Malaysia, 42 . pp. 91-104. ISSN 0127-1962



This paper examines the effects of real exchange rate changes on the trade balance of Malaysia and her trading partners (Japan, Singapore, United Kingdom, and United State of America). The response of the trade balance through time then form the famous J Shape. Using yearly data from 1970-2003 and co integration analysis, we found that there is avidence of J-curve at least in the cases of USA and Japan.

Item Type:Article
Keywords:J-Curve; trade balance; cointegration
Journal:Jurnal Ekonomi Malaysia
ID Code:7852
Deposited By: stud01
Deposited On:05 Nov 2014 12:43
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