Frank Westermann

University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics

Rolandstr. 8

Osnabrueck, D-49069

Germany

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, 01069

Germany

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1.

NAFTA and Mexico's Economic Performance

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1155
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Apr 2004
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics and Bank of Mexico
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Citation 10

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boom-bust cycles, currency mismatch, lending booms, real exchange rate, FDI, credit market imperfections and volatility

The Positive Link Between Financial Liberalization, Growth and Crises

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1164
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Apr 2004
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics and Bank of Mexico
Downloads 363 (64,736)
Citation 31

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The Positive Link between Financial Liberalization, Growth and Crises

NBER Working Paper No. w10293
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 13 Feb 2004
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics and Bank of Mexico
Downloads 51 (324,229)
Citation 31

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Equity Price Dynamics Before and After the Introduction of the Euro: A Note

UC Santa Cruz Economics Working Paper No. 473; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 420
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Jan 2001
Yin-Wong Cheung and Frank Westermann
City University of Hong Kong - Department of Economics & Finance and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 360 (65,361)
Citation 2

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Exchange Rate Regime, Market Volatility, Stock Market Interaction

Equity Price Dynamics Before and after the Introduction of the Euro: A Note

Multinational Finance Journal, Vol. 5, No. 2, p. 113-128, 2001
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Jul 2015
Yin-Wong Cheung and Frank Westermann
City University of Hong Kong - Department of Economics & Finance and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 36

Systemic Crises and Growth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1451
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Apr 2005
Romain G. Rancière, Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 36

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financial constraints, growth and institutions, bailout guarantees, volatility, emerging markets

Systemic Crises and Growth

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper 854
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Nov 2005
Romain G. Rancière, Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 36

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Financial constraints, growth and institutions, bailout guarantees, volatility, emerging markets

Systemic Crises and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w11076
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 14 Aug 2012
Romain G. Rancière, Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 36

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Why has the Euro been Falling?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 493
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Jul 2001
Hans-Werner Sinn and Frank Westermann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 12

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Citation 5

Two Mezzogiornos

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 378
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jan 2001
Hans-Werner Sinn and Frank Westermann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 219 (112,908)
Citation 5

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Two Mezzogiornos

NBER Working Paper No. w8125
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Feb 2001
Hans-Werner Sinn and Frank Westermann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 5

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Citation 20

Crises and Growth: A Re-Evaluation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1160
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 13 Apr 2004
Romain G. Rancière, Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 20

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Crises and Growth: A Re-Evaluation

NBER Working Paper No. w10073
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Jan 2004
Romain G. Rancière, Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 70 (275,318)
Citation 20

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Crises and Growth: A Re-evaluation

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper 852
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Nov 2005
Romain G. Rancière, Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 20

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Bailouts, bottlenecks, credit market imperfections, currency mismatch, financial fragility, macroeconomic voliatility

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Citation 21

The Credit Channel in Middle Income Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 832
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 16 Jan 2003
Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 147 (163,183)
Citation 21

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The Credit Channel in Middle Income Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w9355
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Dec 2002
Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 21

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A Note on the Time Series Measure of Conservatism

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2968
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Mar 2010
Sebastian Brauer and Frank Westermann
Institute of Empirical Economic Research, University of Osnabrueck and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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timely loss recognition, asymmetric persistence, conservatism

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Citation 22

Credit Market Imperfections in Middle Income Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 960
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jun 2003
Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 133 (177,209)
Citation 22

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Credit Market Imperfections in Middle Income Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w9737
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Jun 2003
Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 22

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Sectoral Trends and Cycles in Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 502
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Aug 2001
Yin-Wong Cheung and Frank Westermann
City University of Hong Kong - Department of Economics & Finance and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Factor Price Equalization? The Cointegration Approach Revisited

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 471
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Jun 2001
Helge Berger and Frank Westermann
Free University Berlin - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

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Boom-Bust Cycles in Middle Income Countries: Facts and Explanation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 755
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Oct 2002
Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 125 (186,170)
Citation 34

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Boom-Bust Cycles in Middle Income Countries: Facts and Explanation

NBER Working Paper No. w9219
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Sep 2002
Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Output Dynamics Of The G7 Countries - Stochastic Trends And Cyclical Movements

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 220
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Jun 2001
Frank Westermann and Yin-Wong Cheung
University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics and City University of Hong Kong - Department of Economics & Finance
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Common Trends and Common Cycles among Interest Rates of the G7-Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2532
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
Nannette Lindenberg and Frank Westermann
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 85 (235,899)
Citation 1

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interest rates, comovement, cointegration, serial correlation common feature, codependence

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NAFTA and Mexico's Less-than-Stellar Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w10289
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Feb 2004
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics and Bank of Mexico
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Why Has the Euro Been Falling? An Investigation into the Determinants of the Exchange Rate

NBER Working Paper No. w8352
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Jun 2001
Hans-Werner Sinn and Frank Westermann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 76 (253,939)
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Optimal Tariffs And Subsidies And Changes In Markets Structure

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 369
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Feb 2001
Frank Westermann and Dominik Egli
University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics and University of Bern - Institute of Economics
Downloads 74 (257,804)
Citation 2

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Market structure, strategic trade policy, rent shifting

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On Creditor Seniority and Sovereign Bond Prices in Europe

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3944
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Oct 2012
Sven Steinkamp and Frank Westermann
Universität Osnabrück and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 70 (257,804)

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government bond spreads, Eurozone, senior tranche lending, multiple equilibria, sovereign debt crisis, Target2

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The Tragedy of the Commons and Inflation Bias in the Euro Area

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4036
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Jan 2013
Valeriya Dinger, Sven Steinkamp and Frank Westermann
Universität Osnabrück, Universität Osnabrück and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 61 (261,872)

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tragedy of the commons, inflation bias, credit channel, TARGET2, Euro Area

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Financial Development and Sectoral Output Growth in 19th Century Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3283
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Dec 2010
Katharina Diekmann and Frank Westermann
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 54 (288,114)

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economic growth, financial development, sectoral asymmetries

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Decomposing the Effects of Financial Liberalization: Crises vs. Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w12806
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Jan 2007
Romain G. Rancière, Aaron Tornell and Frank Westermann
Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 41 (324,915)
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How Strong is the Case for Dollarization in Costa Rica? A Note on the Business Cycle Comovements with the United States

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2785
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Sep 2009
Nannette Lindenberg and Frank Westermann
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 28 (377,777)

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dollarization, business cycle comovement, serial correlation common feature, Central America, Costa Rica

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On Assisting Domestic Industries under Bertrand Competition

Review of International Economics, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 435-440, August 2004
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Aug 2004
Dominik Egli and Frank Westermann
University of Bern - Institute of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Optimal Tariffs and Subsidies and Changes in Market Structure

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 406-412, August 2004
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 Aug 2004
Dominik Egli and Frank Westermann
University of Bern - Institute of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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Productivity Convergence in European Manufacturing

Review of International Economics, Vol. 10, pp. 313-323, 2002
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Dec 2002
Antonio I. Garcia Pascual and Frank Westermann
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Western Hemisphere Department and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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On Remittances, Foreign Currency Exposure and Credit Constraints: Evidence from Nepal

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5053
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Nov 2014
Nephil Matangi Maskay, Sven Steinkamp and Frank Westermann
Nepal Rastra Bank, Universität Osnabrück and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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foreign currency deposits, sectoral lending, financial development

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Multilateral Loans and Interest Rates: Further Evidence on the Seniority Conundrum

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6225
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Jan 2017
Sven Steinkamp and Frank Westermann
Universität Osnabrück and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (468,737)

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government bond spreads, creditor seniority, recovery rate, interest rate, sovereign debt

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How Strong is the Case for Dollarization in Central America? An Empirical Analysis of Business Cycles, Credit Market Imperfections and the Exchange Rate

Institute of Empirical Economic Research Working Paper 83
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 May 2016 Last Revised: 26 May 2016
Nannette Lindenberg and Frank Westermann
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (516,400)
Citation 1

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dollarization, real exchange rate, business cycle comovement, serial correlation common feature, boom-bust cycles, credit market imperfections, Central America

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China's Capital Flight: Pre- and Post-Crisis Experiences

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5584
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Yin-Wong Cheung, Sven Steinkamp and Frank Westermann
City University of Hong Kong - Department of Economics & Finance, Universität Osnabrück and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (290,494)

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world bank residual method, trade misinvoicing, quantitative easing, capital controls, covered interest disparity

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The Role of Creditor Seniority in Europe's Sovereign Debt Crisis

Economic Policy, Vol. 29, Issue 79, pp. 495-552, 2014
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Jul 2014
Sven Steinkamp and Frank Westermann
Universität Osnabrück and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics
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On Productivity Convergence in European Manufacturing

UCSC Department of Economics Working Paper No. 402
Posted: 09 Oct 1998
Antonio I. Garcia Pascual and Frank Westermann
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Western Hemisphere Department and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics

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Optimal Trade Policy for Opening Markets

UCSC Dept. of Economics WP 376
Posted: 05 Sep 1997
Dominik Egli and Frank Westermann
University of Bern - Institute of Economics and University of Osnabrueck - Department of Economics

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