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Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Silvia Fabiani, Claire Suzanne Loupias, Fernando Manuel Monteiro Martins, and Roberto Sabbatini (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Theoretical research undertaken over the last decades showed that the nature of nominal rigidities plays a key role in determining the effects of different shocks on the economy. This research has ... More


Summary of Results for the Euro Area

Silvia Fabiani, Claire Loupias, Martine Druant, Ignacio Hernando, Claudia Kwapil, Bettina Landau, Fernando Martins, Thomas Mathä, Sabbatini Roberto, Harald Stahl, and Ad Stokman

in Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter summarizes the results of firms' pricing practices collected through surveys conducted by the national central banks of nine countries. The results suggest that the model of perfect ... More


The Use of Survey Data to Investigate Price Setting: Theory and the Research Design for the Euro Area

Stephen G. Cecchetti, Fernando Martins, Roberto Sabbatini, and Harald Stahl

in Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter reviews the main theoretical aspects of firms' price setting behavior analyzed in the national studies surveyed in the book. It deals with the determinants of prices, the characteristics ... More


The Pricing Behavior of Spanish Firms

Luis J. Álvarez and Ignacio Hernando

in Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter reports the results of a survey carried out by the Banco de España on a sample of around 2,000 Spanish firms to deepen the understanding of firms' price setting behaviour. Most firms are ... More


What Quantitative Micro Data Reveal about Price Setting Behavior

Roberto Sabbatini, Luis J. Álvarez, Emmanuel Dhyne, Marco Hoeberichts, Hervé Le Bihan, Patrick Lünnemann, Fernando Martins, Fabio Rumler, Harald Stahl, Philip Vermeulen, Giovanni Veronese, and Jouko Vilmunen

in Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter summarizes the vast evidence on price setting based on micro consumer and producer price data obtained for euro area countries. This analysis captures features of price behavior that ... More


Policy Lessons and Directions for Ongoing Research

Vítor Gaspar, Andrew Levin, Fernando Martins, and Frank Smets

in Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.003.0016
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Understanding the features and the determinants of individual price setting behavior is important for the formulation of monetary policy. These behavioral mechanisms play a fundamental role in ... More


Why Are Prices Sticky?: Evidence from an Ad Hoc Survey in Belgium

Luc Aucremanne and Martine Druant

in Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter reports the results of a survey on price setting behavior conducted in 2004 among 2,000 Belgian firms. The results clearly deviate from a situation of perfect competition and show that ... More


The Pricing Behavior of Italian Firms: New Survey Evidence on Price Stickiness

Silvia Fabiani, Angela Gattulli, and Roberto Sabbatini

in Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter examines price setting behaviour of Italian firms on the basis of the results of a survey conducted by Banca d'Italia in early 2003 on a sample of around 350 firms belonging to all ... More


Competition and Price Adjustment in the Euro Area

Luis J. Álvarez and Ignacio Hernando

in Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter explores the role of a number of factors, in particular the intensity of market competition, in explaining the heterogeneity in the degree of price stickiness across industries, on the ... More


Asymmetries in Price Setting: Some Evidence from French Survey Data

Claire Loupias and Roland Ricart

in Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter reports the results on price setting asymmetries of French manufacturing companies from a survey conducted by the Banque de France during winter 2003–04. Price increases are more likely ... More


A Comparison Based on International Survey Evidence

Patrick Lünnemann and Thomas Mathä

in Pricing Decisions in the Euro Area: How Firms Set Prices and Why

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309287
eISBN:
9780199783939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309287.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter compares internationally the available survey evidence of firms' price setting behavior. It reports a number of remarkable similarities across countries. Firms typically operate in ... More


Imperfect Competition and General Equilibrium: Elements for a New Approach

Claude d'Aspremont, Dos Santos Ferreira Rodolphe, and Louis‐André Gérard‐Varet

in Economics Beyond the Millennium

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198292111
eISBN:
9780191596537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198292112.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Microeconomics

The authors study the introduction of price‐making agents into the general equilibrium model. They introduce a new equilibrium notion the ‘P equilibrium’, which allows one to consider firms who ... More


The Pricing and Employment Behaviour of Firms

Richard Layard, Stephen Nickell, and Richard Jackman

in Unemployment: Macroeconomic Performance and the Labour Market

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199279166
eISBN:
9780191700033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199279166.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

The main features of pricing behaviour are the long-term impacts of the demand on prices, the level to which prices are sticky in response to nominal shocks, and the degree to which prices respond ... More


The markets for essential bread

Stilt Talar

in Islamic Law in Action: Authority, Discretion, and Everyday Experiences in Mamluk Egypt

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199602438
eISBN:
9780191729348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602438.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This long chapter describes in eight cases how the muhtasib attempted to regulate the complex markets of wheat, flour, and bread. In doing so, the muhtasib was challenged by the sultan’s high-ranking ... More


Assessing Vulnerability of Selected Sectors under Environmental Tax Reform: The Issue of Pricing Power 1

John Fitz Gerald, Mary J. Keeney, and Susan Scott

in Carbon-Energy Taxation: Lessons from Europe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199570683
eISBN:
9780191723186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570683.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

Environmental tax reform could bear heavily on manufacturing sectors that are energy‐intensive and highly traded, in particular if their options for adapting technology are limited. However, to the ... More


Implications of Microeconomic Price Data for Macroeconomic Models

Bartosz Maćkowiak and Frank Smets

in Understanding Inflation and the Implications for Monetary Policy: A Phillips Curve Retrospective

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013635
eISBN:
9780262258784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013635.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter surveys the recent literature on models of price setting. It is organized as follows. Section 2 reviews the recent literature that studies new, more detailed micro data on prices. ... More


Understanding Inflation and the Implications for Monetary Policy: A Phillips Curve Retrospective

Jeff Fuhrer, Yolanda K. Kodrzycki, Jane Sneddon Little, and Giovanni P. Olivei (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013635
eISBN:
9780262258784
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013635.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

In 1958, economist A. W. Phillips published an article describing what he observed to be the inverse relationship between inflation and unemployment; subsequently, the “Phillips curve” became a ... More


Prices in the Politburo, 1927: Market Equilibrium versus the Use of Force

Mark Harrison (ed.)

in The Lost Politburo Transcripts: From Collective Rule to Stalin's Dictatorship

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300134247
eISBN:
9780300152227
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300134247.003.0012
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter analyzes the transcript of the January 2, 1927 Politburo meeting that focused on the setting of prices, and explains that discussion revolved around the so-called scissor crisis, which ... More


Street dealing and drug markets

Sveinung Sandberg and Willy Pedersen

in Street capital: Black cannabis dealers in a white welfare state

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847421203
eISBN:
9781447303602
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847421203.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter shows how the young men at The River set themselves up within an economy that, for all intents and purposes, runs alongside the normal white economy. It explains that the young men at ... More


Outstanding Issues in the Analysis of Inflation

William T. Dickens

in Understanding Inflation and the Implications for Monetary Policy: A Phillips Curve Retrospective

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013635
eISBN:
9780262258784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013635.003.0022
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter highlights some key areas where additional research could help to provide a still-firmer foundation for monetary policymaking. It briefly touches on four topics of particular interest ... More


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