Effects of growth on relative prices in a two-good N-country model

  • Sérgio Ribeiro da Costa Werlang Fundação Getúlio Vargas
Keywords: model with two good, effects of growth

Abstract

This paper analyses the effect of an increase of the endowment in a two-good n-country model. It is shown that the endowment of good one can go up and the price of the same goo d relative to good two can also increase. However, this "perverse” effect cannot occur in both goods if the economy is at a tâtonnement stable equilibrium. This is a new restriction in the form of the equilibrium manifold of an exchange economy. It is also shown that this "double perversity" is the case with normal goods when the equilibrium is unstable.

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Published
01-01-1993
How to Cite
Ribeiro da Costa WerlangS. (1993). Effects of growth on relative prices in a two-good N-country model. Estudios Económicos, 8(1), 57-63. https://doi.org/10.24201/ee.v8i1.293
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