Iikka Korhonen

Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)

Head of BOFIT

P.O.Box 160

Helsinki 00101

Finland

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Scholarly Papers (38)

1.

The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Business Cycles in Asian Emerging Economies

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2710, BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 11/2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Jul 2009
Jarko Fidrmuc and Iikka Korhonen
Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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financial crisis, business cycles, decoupling, trade, dynamic correlation

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Does Diversification Increase or Decrease Bank Risk and Performance? Evidence on Diversification and the Risk-Return Tradeoff in Banking

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 9/2010
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Aug 2010
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, Fordham University - Gabelli School of Business, Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and University of Colorado, Colorado Springs - College of Business
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banks, diversification, focus, Russia, foreign ownership, scope economies

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Like China, the Chinese Banking Sector is in a Class of Its Own

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 32/2011
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2014
Zuzana Fungáčová and Iikka Korhonen
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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China, banking sector, state banks

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Equilibrium Exchange Rates in Oil-Dependent Countries

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 8/2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Jul 2007
Iikka Korhonen and Tuuli Juurikkala
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and Bank of Finland
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equilibrium exchange rate, pooled mean group estimator, resource dependency

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The Geographic Distribution of International Currencies and RMB Internationalization

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 20/2015
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2019
Iikka Korhonen, Junjie Guo and Fangge Liu
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT), Renmin University of China and Renmin University of China
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currency internationalization, distribution of currencies, gravity model

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The Transition of China to Sustainable Growth – Implications for the Global Economy and the Euro Area

ECB Occasional Paper No. 206
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 31 Jan 2018
European Central Bank (ECB), Bank of England, Bank of England, Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and European Central Bank (ECB)
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economic growth, rebalancing, China, imbalances, spillovers

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Similarity of Supply and Demand Shocks Between the Euro Area and the CEECs

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 14/2001
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Feb 2003
Iikka Korhonen and Jarko Fidrmuc
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen
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optimum currency area, EMU, EU enlargement, structural VAR

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Causes of Corruption in Russia: A Disaggregated Analysis

Journal of Economics and Finance, No. August, 2014, BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 31/2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2016
Veronika Belousova, Rajeev K. Goel and Iikka Korhonen
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Illinois State University - Department of Economics and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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corruption perceptions, corruption incidence, Russia, government, competition

Does Democracy Cure a Resource Curse?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 18/2004
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Iikka Korhonen
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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economic growth, resource curse, cross-country regression, development, governance, institutions

Does Democracy Cure a Resource Curse?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 18/2004
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Jun 2016
Iikka Korhonen
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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China in the World Economy: Dynamic Correlation Analysis of Business Cycles

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 7/2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Jun 2008
Jarko Fidrmuc, Iikka Korhonen and Ivana Bátorová
Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen, Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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business cycles, synchronization, trade, FDI, dynamic correlation

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Trade Linkages and Macroeconomic Effects of the Price of Oil

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 16/2008
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Nov 2008
Iikka Korhonen and Svetlana Ledyaeva
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and University of Joensuu - Department of Economics and Business
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oil, macroeconomic fluctuations, trade linkages, Russia

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Real Exchange Rate, Output and Oil: Case of Four Large Energy Producers

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 6/2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Jul 2009
Iikka Korhonen and Aaron N. Mehrotra
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
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structural VAR model, oil price, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia, Venezuela

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China and Central and Eastern European Countries: Regional Networks, Global Supply Chain or International Competitors?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 9/2008
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jun 2008
K. C. Fung, Iikka Korhonen, Rick Ke Li and Francis Ng
University of California at Santa Cruz, Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT), University of California, Santa Cruz and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Regional Networks, Global Supply Chain, China's FDI, Central and Eastern European Countries' FDI

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A Note on Exchange Rate Pass-through in CIS Countries

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 2/2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Jul 2007
Iikka Korhonen and Paul Wachtel
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and New York University - Stern School of Business
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exchange rate pass-through, inflation, exchange rate regime, transition countries

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The Rise of China and Its Implications for Emerging Markets - Evidence from a GVAR Model

Pacific Economic Review, 19: 1 (2014), pp. 61–89 as The rise of China and its implications for the global economy: Evidence from a global vector autoregressive model, BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 20/2012
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 12 May 2015
Martin Feldkircher and Iikka Korhonen
Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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China, macroeconomic shocks, foreign shock, GVAR, great recession

What Determines Stock Market Behavior in Russia and Other Emerging Countries?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 4/2013
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2014
Iikka Korhonen and Anatoly Peresetsky
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and National Research University Higher School of Economics
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Russian stock market, oil, financial market integration, stock market returns, news, emerging markets, transition economies

What Determines Stock Market Behavior in Russia and Other Emerging Countries?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 4/2013
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2019
Iikka Korhonen and Anatoly Peresetsky
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and National Research University Higher School of Economics
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Observations on Disinflation in Transition Economies

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 5/2004
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 13 May 2004
Paul Wachtel and Iikka Korhonen
New York University - Stern School of Business and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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Transition, inflation, exchange rate regime, Poland, Romania, Estonia, Russia

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Meta-Analysis of the Business Cycle Correlation between the Euro Area and the Ceecs

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1693
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Apr 2006
Jarko Fidrmuc and Iikka Korhonen
Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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monetary union, optimum currency area, business cycles, meta analysis

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Currency Boards in the Baltic Countries: What Have We Learned?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 6/1999
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Sep 2007
Iikka Korhonen
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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exchange rate, currency board, Baltic countries

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China and the World Economy: Wavelet Spectrum Analysis of Business Cycles

Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 21, No. 18, 2014, p. 1309-1313 , BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 5/2014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2015
Jitka Poměnková, Jarko Fidrmuc and Iikka Korhonen
Brno University of Technology, Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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globalization, business cycles, synchronization, trade, wavelet analysis

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A Meta-Analysis of Business Cycle Correlation between the Euro Area and CEECs: What Do We Know - and Who Cares?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 20/2004
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Jarko Fidrmuc and Iikka Korhonen
Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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monetary union, optimum currency area, business cycles, meta-analysis

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Renminbi Misaligned - Results from Meta-Regressions

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 13/2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Sep 2009
Iikka Korhonen and Maria Ritola
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and Bank of Finland
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equilibrium exchange rate, exchange rate misalignment, meta-analysis, China

The Euro Goes East Implications of the 2000-2002 Economic Slowdown for Synchronisation of Business Cycles between the Euro Area and CEECs

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 6/2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Jarko Fidrmuc and Iikka Korhonen
Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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optimum currency area, EU enlargement, structural VAR

The Euro Goes East: Implications of the 2000-2002 Economic Slowdown for Synchronisation of Business Cycles between the Euro Area and Ceecs

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 6/2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Feb 2017
Jarko Fidrmuc and Iikka Korhonen
Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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Equilibrium Exchange Rates in Transition Countries: Evidence from Dynamic Heterogeneous Panel Models

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 15/2002
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Byung-Yeon Kim and Iikka Korhonen
Sogang University - Department of Economics and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
Downloads 77 (311,852)
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exchange rates, transition economies, dynamic heterogeneous panel estimations

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Composition of Exports and Cross-Country Corruption

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 5/2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Jul 2009
Rajeev K. Goel and Iikka Korhonen
Illinois State University - Department of Economics and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
Downloads 65 (342,315)
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corruption, exports, resource curse, government

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Business Cycle Synchronisation in a Currency Union: Taking Stock of the Evidence

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 28/2017
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2017
Nauro F. Campos, Jarko Fidrmuc and Iikka Korhonen
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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business cycles synchronisation, optimum currency areas, EMU, euro, meta-analysis

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China and Central and Eastern European Countries: Regional Networks, Global Supply Chain, or International Competitors?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4689
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
K. C. Fung, Iikka Korhonen, Rick Ke Li and Francis Ng
University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics, Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT), University of California, Santa Cruz and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Debt Markets, Foreign Direct Investment, Emerging Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Investment and Investment Climate

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A Monetary Policy Rule for Russia, or is it Rules?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 2/2016
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Feb 2016
Iikka Korhonen and Riikka Nuutilainen
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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E31, E43, E52, P33, monetary policy rule, Taylor rule, McCallum rule, Russia, inflation

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Some Empirical Tests on the Integration of Economic Activity between the Euro Area and the Accession Countries

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 9/2001
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Sep 2007
Iikka Korhonen
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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optimal currency area, monetary union, EU enlargement

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Extracting Global Stochastic Trend from Non-Synchronous Data

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 15/2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Jul 2013
Iikka Korhonen and Anatoly Peresetsky
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and National Research University Higher School of Economics
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emerging stock markets, transition economies, financial market integration, stock market returns, global stochastic trend, state space model, Kalman filter, non-synchronous data

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Meta-Analysis of Chinese Business Cycle Correlation

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 6/2015
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 May 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2019
Jarko Fidrmuc and Iikka Korhonen
Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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business cycle synchronization, meta-analysis, China

Meta‐Analysis of Chinese Business Cycle Correlation

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 23, Issue 3, pp. 385-410, 2018
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Aug 2018
Jarko Fidrmuc and Iikka Korhonen
Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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Monetary Policy Transmission with Two Exchange Rates and a Single Currency: The Chinese Experience

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 14/2017
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2017
Qing He, Iikka Korhonen and Zongxin Qian
Renmin University of China, Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and Renmin University of China - School of Finance
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CNY, CNH, monetary policy, capital controls

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China and Central & Eastern European Countries: Regional Networks, Global Supply Chain or International Competitors?

Journal of Economic Integration, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 476-504, September 2009
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Jul 2011
Francis Ng, K. C. Fung, Iikka Korhonen and Rick Ke Li
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of California at Santa Cruz, Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and University of California, Santa Cruz
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foreign direct investment, FDI, regional networks, global supply

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Corruption Perceptions Versus Corruption Incidence: Competition for Rents Across Russian Regions

Journal of Economics and Finance, Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 172-187, 2016
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
Veronika Belousova, Rajeev K. Goel and Iikka Korhonen
National Research University Higher School of Economics, Illinois State University - Department of Economics and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)

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Crescita economica nei paesi BRIC e confronti con il resto del mondo (Economic Growth in BRIC Countries and Comparisons with Rest of the World)

Economia Internazionale/International Economics, vol. 65, no. 3, pp. 447-471, 2011
Posted: 27 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
Rajeev K. Goel and Iikka Korhonen
Illinois State University - Department of Economics and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)

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Economic growth; BRIC countries; Exports; Institutions; Corruption ; World

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The Rise of China and its Implications for the Global Economy: Evidence from a Global Vector Autoregressive Model

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 19, Issue 1, pp. 61-89, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Feb 2014
Martin Feldkircher and Iikka Korhonen
Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
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Exports and Cross-National Corruption: A Disaggregated Examination

Economic Systems, Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 109-124, 2011
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
Rajeev K. Goel and Iikka Korhonen
Illinois State University - Department of Economics and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)

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Corruption, Exports, Resource curse, Government, Quantile regression

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Money Demand in Post-Crisis Russia: De-Dollarisation and Re-Monetisation

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 14/2007
Posted: 04 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2007
Iikka Korhonen and Aaron N. Mehrotra
Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

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money demand, vector error correction models, dollarisation, Russia