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Author:Anderson, Gerald H. 

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Is the rust belt's revival real?

An exploration of the causes of the improved performance of the Great Lakes region in the 1990-91 recession relative to past economic downturns, and a prediction that the mild levels and duration of employment loss posted here during the past two years cannot be assured to continue in the next recession.
Economic Commentary , Issue Mar

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Oil, the economy, and monetary policy

An examination of the theoretical impact of an oil shortage on the U.S. economy and the problems that such shortages present for monetary policy.
Economic Commentary , Issue Nov

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How desirable is dollar depreciation?

An analysis of the possible effects of dollar depreciation on prices and inflation, on the balance of trade, and on real gross national product.
Economic Commentary , Issue Dec

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The decline in U.S. agricultural exports

An analysis of factors that produced a 40 percent drop in U.S. agricultural exports between 1981 and 1986, with a discussion of the potential effects of dollar depreciation and the 1985 Food Security Act.
Economic Commentary , Issue Feb

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A basic analysis of the new protectionism

A discussion of the costs associated with trade restraint, focusing on devices currently used or recently proposed in the United States.
Economic Review , Issue Win , Pages 2-19

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Merchandise trade and the outlook for 1988

An explanation of why current forecasts that call for vast improvements in the U.S. trade balance and real net exports in 1988 may be too optimistic.
Economic Commentary , Issue Apr

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U.S. dependence on foreign saving

An analysis of the determination of foreign investment in U.S. financial markets and suggestions for reducing dependence on foreign savings inflow.
Economic Commentary , Issue Sep

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A new effective exchange rate index for the dollar and its implications for U.S. merchandise trade

An introduction to a new exchange-rate index to measure the foreign-exchange value of the dollar. The authors develop a model of U.S. merchandise trade, featuring the new index.
Economic Review , Issue Q II , Pages 2-23

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The shift to western coal

A discussion of the reasons for the shift in U.S. coal production to western states, with data on production (1970-81) and consumption (1970- 80) by region, plus an examination of the nation's coal production outlook.
Economic Commentary , Issue Oct

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Exchange rates and U.S. prices

An examination of causality between dollar exchange-rate movements and U.S. price levels as described by the relative purchasing power parity theory, with a discussion of channels of price pressure and of the Hooper-Lowrey method of estimating future trends of the dollar.
Economic Commentary , Issue Apr