Kei-Mu Yi

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Senior Economist

Ten Independence Mall

Philadelphia, PA 19106-1574

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Vertical Specialization and the Changing Nature of World Trade

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 4, No. 2, June 1998
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Oct 2007
Purdue University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 617 (22,921)
Citation 258

Abstract:

vertical specialization

2.

The Nature and Growth of Vertical Specialization in World Trade

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 72
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 May 1999
David L. Hummels, Jun Ishii and Kei-Mu Yi
Purdue University - Department of Economics, Amherst College and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 486 (40,627)
Citation 289

Abstract:

Can Vertical Specialization Explain the Growth of World Trade?

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 96
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Jan 2000
Kei-Mu Yi
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 221 (116,149)
Citation 175

Abstract:

Can Vertical Specialization Explain the Growth of World Trade?

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 111, February 2003
Posted: 03 Apr 2003
Kei-Mu Yi
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Abstract:

4.

Can World Real Interest Rates Explain Business Cycles in a Small Open Economy?

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 94
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Feb 2000
Kansas State University - Department of Economics, Development Prospects Group at the World Bank and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 216 (113,599)
Citation 19

Abstract:

world interest rates, business cycles, dynamic stochastic general equilibrium models, small open economy

5.

The Trade Comovement Problem in International Macroeconomics

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 155
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Apr 2003
M. Ayhan Kose and Kei-Mu Yi
Development Prospects Group at the World Bank and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 162 (132,066)
Citation 16

Abstract:

international trade, international business cycles, comovement, stochastic dynamic business cycle model, synchronization

Can the Standard International Business Cycle Model Explain the Relation Between Trade and Comovement?

IMF Working Paper No. 05/204
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
M. Ayhan Kose and Kei-Mu Yi
Development Prospects Group at the World Bank and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 82 (259,459)
Citation 32

Abstract:

international trade, international business cycle comovement

Can the Standard International Business Cycle Model Explain the Relation between Trade and Comovement?

FRB Philadelphia Working Paper No. 05-3
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 May 2005
M. Ayhan Kose and Kei-Mu Yi
Development Prospects Group at the World Bank and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 64 (299,499)
Citation 32

Abstract:

International trade, International business cycle comovement

7.

Vertical Specialization and the Border Effect Puzzle

FRB Philadelphia Working Paper No. 05-24
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Nov 2005
Kei-Mu Yi
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 127 (174,677)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Border effect, Home bias in consumption, Trade costs, U.S.-Canada trade, Vertical specialization

8.

Curbing Unemployment in Europe: Are There Lessons from Ireland and the Netherlands?

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 7, No. 5, May 2001
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Apr 2005
C├ędric Tille and Kei-Mu Yi
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (HEI) and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 108 (198,378)
Citation 1

Abstract:

unemployment, labor market reforms, wage moderation

9.

Asia Crisis Postmortem: Where Did the Money Go and Did the United States Benefit?

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 6, No. 3, September 2000
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Mar 2006
Eric van Wincoop and Kei-Mu Yi
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 97 (210,219)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Asia Crisis, U.S. economy, capital outflows

10.

How Much of South Korea's Growth Miracle Can Be Explained by Trade Policy?

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 09-19
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2009
Michelle P. Connolly and Kei-Mu Yi
Duke University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 83 (230,943)

Abstract:

Growth, trade, calibration, multi-stage production, South Korea

11.

Can Multi-Stage Production Explain the Home Bias in Trade?

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Jul 2008
Kei-Mu Yi
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 74 (244,342)
Citation 6

Abstract:

border effect, multi-stage production, trade costs, U.S.-Canada trade, vertical specialization, calibration, home bias in international trade

12.

The Effects of a Booming Economy on the U.S. Trade Deficit

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 7, No. 2, February 2001
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Apr 2005
Kei-Mu Yi and Stefan Papaioannou
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and VNU, Inc.
Downloads 70 (273,325)

Abstract:

potential output, trade deficit

13.
Downloads 69 (284,241)

Language, Learning, and Location

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 26
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Andrew John and Kei-Mu Yi
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 69 (287,421)
Citation 4

Abstract:

language, learning, location, assimilation, geography

Language, Learning, and Location

Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports No. 26
Posted: 05 May 1998
Andrew John and Kei-Mu Yi
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Abstract:

14.

A Tale of Two States: Maharashtra and West Bengal

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 06-16
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Sep 2006
Amartya Lahiri and Kei-Mu Yi
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 64 (271,283)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Maharashtra, West Bengal, Indian states, development

Demand Spillovers and the Collapse of Trade in the Global Recession

IMF Working Paper No. 10/142
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Jun 2010
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Dartmouth College and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Citation 14

Abstract:

Economic recession, Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, Spillovers, Demand elasticity, Gross domestic product, International trade

Demand Spillovers and the Collapse of Trade in the Global Recession

IMF Economic Review, Vol. 58, No. 2, pp. 295-326, 2010
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Dec 2010
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Dartmouth College and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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Citation 14
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16.

Why is Manufacturing Trade Rising Even as Manufacturing Output is Falling?

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 04-4
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Jun 2006
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics, INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Manufacturing

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Citation 2

The Great Trade Collapse

NBER Working Paper No. w18632
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Dartmouth College and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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Citation 2

Abstract:

18.

Structural Transformation in an Open Economy

Posted: 18 Dec 2009
Kei-Mu Yi and Jing Zhang
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

Abstract:

Structural transformation, structural change, Ricardian trade

Is There Endogenous Long-Run Growth?: Evidence from the U.S. and the U.K.

JOURNAL OF MONEY, CREDIT AND BANKING, Vol. 29, No. 2, May 1997
Posted: 03 Feb 1997
Narayana Kocherlakota and Kei-Mu Yi
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Abstract:

Is There Endogenous Long-Run Growth? Evidence from the U.S. and the U.K.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Report No. 17
Posted: 17 May 2000
Kei-Mu Yi and Narayana Kocherlakota
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics

Abstract: