Michael Funke

University of Hamburg - Department of Economics

Professor

Von-Melle-Park 5

room 2128 C rise

Hamburg, 20146

Germany

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

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The Undisclosed Renminbi Basket: Are the Markets Telling us Something About Where the Renminbi-US Dollar Exchange Rate is Going?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 20/2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2009
Michael Funke and Marc Gronwald
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Aberdeen
Downloads 178 (137,791)
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China, renminbi, de facto exchange rate regime, TV-AR model, TV-AR-GARCH model

The Undisclosed Renminbi Basket: Are the Markets Telling Us Something About Where the Renminbi-US Dollar Exchange Rate is Going?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2272
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Apr 2008
Michael Funke and Marc Gronwald
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Aberdeen
Downloads 154 (156,712)
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China, renminbi, de facto exchange rate regime, TV-AR model, TV-AR-GARCH model

Monetary Policy Transmission in China: A DSGE Model with Parallel Shadow Banking and Interest Rate Control

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 9/2015
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Mar 2015
Michael Funke, Petar Mihaylovski and Haibin Zhu
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, Hong Kong
Downloads 258 (95,385)

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DSGE model, monetary policy, financial market reform, shadow banking, China

Monetary Policy Transmission in China: A DSGE Model with Parallel Shadow Banking and Interest Rate Control

HKIMR Working Paper No.12/2015
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 May 2015
Michael Funke, Petar Mihaylovski and Haibin Zhu
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, Hong Kong
Downloads 54 (315,334)

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DSGE Model, Monetary Policy, Financial Market Reform, Shadow Banking, China

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Just How Undervalued is the Chinese Renminbi?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 14/2004
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Michael Funke and Jörg Rahn
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
Downloads 250 (98,586)
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renminbi, yuan, China, exchange rate, equilibrium exchange rate

Just How Undervalued is the Chinese Renminbi?

The World Economy, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 465-489, April 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Apr 2005
Michael Funke and Jörg Rahn
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
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China's New Labour Contract Law: No Harm to Employment?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 29/2008
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Michael Funke and Yu-Fu Chen
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies
Downloads 260 (88,026)
Citation 1

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China, labour contract law, real options, employment

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Option Value, Policy Uncertainty, and the Foreign Direct Investment Decision

HWWA Discussion Paper No. 234
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Jul 2003
Yu-Fu Chen and Michael Funke
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 248 (85,003)
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Real options, Investment, Foreign Direct Investment, Political Uncertainty

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Does the Nominal Exchange Rate Regime Matter for Investment?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 578
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Oct 2001
Hjalmar Böhm and Michael Funke
University of Hamburg and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 230 (101,597)
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Investment, Uncertainty, Irreversibility, Exchange Rate Regimes

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In Search of Leading Indicators of Economic Activity in Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 571
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Oct 2001
Harm Bandholz and Michael Funke
University of Hamburg and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 208 (116,993)
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Business Cycles, Leading Indicators, Turning Points, Markov Switching, Germany

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Growth And Convergence In A Two-Region Model Of Unified Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 206
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Jun 2001
Michael Funke and Holger Strulik
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - School of Law, Economics, Social Sciences
Downloads 169 (131,696)
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German unification, regional convergence, government

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Global Warming and Extreme Events: Rethinking the Timing and Intensity of Environmental Policy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3139
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 31 Jul 2010
Yu-Fu Chen and Michael Funke
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 156 (149,901)
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climate policy, extreme events, real options, Levy process

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Threshold Effects and Regional Economic Growth - Evidence from West Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 690
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 May 2002
Michael Funke and Annekatrin Niebuhr
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI)
Downloads 156 (148,280)
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Regional Economic Growth, Human Capital, Germany

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Extracting Leading Indicators of Bank Fragility from Market Prices - Estonia Focus

CESifo Working Paper No. 1647
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Feb 2006
Yu-Fu Chen, Michael Funke and Kadri Männasoo
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and Bank of Estonia
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banking, financial stability, bank fragility, options, Estonia

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Taking the Temperature - Forecasting GDP Growth for Mainland China

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 6/2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Jul 2007
Declan Curran and Michael Funke
University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 149 (151,435)
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forecasting, china, leading indicator, factor model, growth cycles

Inflation in Mainland China - Modelling a Roller Coaster Ride

HKIMR Working Paper No. 15/2005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Michael Funke
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 71 (273,046)
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China, inflation, New Keynesian Phillips curve

Inflation in Mainland China - Modelling a Roller Coaster Ride

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 6/2005, Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 11, pp. 413-430, 2006
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Jul 2007
Michael Funke
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
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China, inflation, New Keynesian Phillips curve

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Environmental Policy Under Model Uncertainty: A Robust Optimal Control Approach

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1938
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Mar 2007
Michael Funke and Michael Paetz
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
Downloads 135 (162,844)
Citation 2

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robust control model uncertainty, environmental policy

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Volatility Transmissions between Renminbi and Asia-Pacific On-Shore and Off-Shore U.S. Dollar Futures

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 16/2006
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Jul 2007
Roberta Colavecchio and Michael Funke
Universitaet Hamburg and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 131 (171,475)

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China, renminbi, Asia, forward exchange rates, non-deliverable forward market, multivariate GARCH models

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Optimal Investment Strategies Under Demand and Tax Policy Uncertainity

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 311
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Mar 2001
Hjalmar Böhm and Michael Funke
University of Hamburg and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
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How Efficient Is The East German Economy? An Exploration With Micro Data

CESifo Working Paper Series No.397
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Mar 2001
Michael Funke and Jörg Rahn
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
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How Efficient is the East German Economy? An Exploration with Micro Data

Economics of Transition, Vol. 10, No. 1, February 2002
Posted: 17 Jan 2002
Michael Funke and Jörg Rahn
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg

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East Germany, technical efficiency, panel data, convergence, wages

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Market and Non-Market Monetary Policy Tools in a Calibrated DSGE Model for Mainland China

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 16/2012
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Jul 2012
Qianying Chen, Michael Funke and Michael Paetz
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Monetary and Capital Markets Department, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
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DSGE models, monetary policy, China, macroprudential policy

Export Variety and Economic Growth in East European Transition Economies

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 8/2003
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Michael Funke and Ralf Ruhwedel
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
Downloads 86 (243,009)
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product variety, transition economies, Eastern Europe, economic growth, panel data

Export Variety and Economic Growth in East European Transition Economies

Economics of Transition, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 25-50, January 2005
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Jan 2005
Michael Funke and Ralf Ruhwedel
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
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Exchange Rate Uncertainty and Labour Market Adjustment under Fixed and Flexible Exchange Rates

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 779; HWWA Discussion Paper No. 196
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Nov 2002
Michael Funke and Yu-Fu Chen
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies
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Real Option Theory, Uncertainty, Working Time, Employment, Labour Demand, Exchange Rates

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Financial System Reforms and China's Monetary Policy Framework: A DSGE-Based Assessment of Initiatives and Proposals

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 30/2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Dec 2012
Michael Funke and Michael Paetz
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
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DSGE model, financial sector reform, monetary policy, China

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Economic Growth Across Space and Time: Subprovincial Evidence from Mainland China

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 21/2007
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Jan 2008
Declan Curran, Michael Funke and Jue Wang
University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
Downloads 109 (200,099)

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regional economic growth, China

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Taxation, Growth and Welfare: Dynamic Effects of Estonia's 2000 Income Tax Act

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 10/2003
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Michael Funke and Holger Strulik
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - School of Law, Economics, Social Sciences
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growth, welfare, taxation, tax reform, Estonia

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Product Variety and Economic Growth; Empirical Evidence for the OECD Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 250
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Apr 2001
Michael Funke and Ralf Ruhwedel
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
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Labour Demand in Germany: An Assessment of Non-Wage Labour Costs

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 952
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Jun 2003
Yu-Fu Chen and Michael Funke
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
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Real Options, Labour Demand, Non-wage Labour Costs, Hiring and Firing Costs, Germany

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A DSGE-Based Assessment of Nonlinear Loan-to-Value Policies: Evidence from Hong Kong

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 11/2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 May 2012
Michael Funke and Michael Paetz
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
Downloads 94 (134,451)
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macroprudential policy, DSGE model, loan-to-value ratio, Hong Kong

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Drifting Together or Falling Apart? The Empirics of Regional Economic Growth in Post-Unification Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1533
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
Roberta Colavecchio, Declan Curran and Michael Funke
Universitaet Hamburg, University College Dublin and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 90 (218,380)
Citation 1

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regional economic growth, Germany, convergence clubs, density estimation, modality tests

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Working Time and Employment under Uncertainty

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 732
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Sep 2002
Yu-Fu Chen and Michael Funke
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
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Real Options, Uncertainty, Working Time, Employment, Labor Demand

What Drives Urban Consumption in Mainland China? The Role of Property Price Dynamics

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 13/2011
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Jun 2011
Yu-Fu Chen, Michael Funke and Aaron N. Mehrotra
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
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consumption, house prices, China, panel data

What Drives Urban Consumption in Mainland China? The Role of Property Price Dynamics

HKIMR Working Paper No. 15/2011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Yu-Fu Chen, Michael Funke and Aaron N. Mehrotra
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 16 (475,624)

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consumption, house prices, China, panel data

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Real-Time Warning Signs of Emerging and Collapsing Chinese House Price Bubbles

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 27/2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
Xi Chen and Michael Funke
Hamburg University of Economics and Politics and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 71 (248,182)

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house prices, China, speculative bubbles, recursive unit root tests

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Tracking Chinese CPI Inflation in Real Time

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 35/2011
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Dec 2011
Michael Funke, Aaron N. Mehrotra and Hao Yu
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 71 (251,989)

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nowcasting, CPI inflation cycle, mixed-frequency modelling, dynamic factor model, China

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Renewed Momentum in the German Housing Market: Boom or Bubble?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4287
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Jun 2013
Xi Chen and Michael Funke
Hamburg University of Economics and Politics and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 69 (205,375)

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Germany, house price bubbles, right-tailed unit root tests

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Product Market Competition, Investment and Employment-Abundant versus Job-Poor Growth: A Real Options Perspective

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1563
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Nov 2005
Yu-Fu Chen and Michael Funke
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 69 (261,802)
Citation 4

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product market competition, regulation, real options, investment, employment

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Volatility Dependence Across Asia-Pacific On-Shore and Off-Shore U.S. Dollar Futures Markets

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 17/2007
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Aug 2007
Roberta Colavecchio and Michael Funke
Universitaet Hamburg and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 66 (265,939)
Citation 1

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China, renminbi, Asia, forward exchange rates, non-deliverable forward

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What can an Open-Economy DSGE Model Tell Us About Hong Kong’s Housing Market?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 19/2010
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Nov 2010
Michael Funke and Michael Paetz
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
Downloads 64 (255,740)

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DSGE models, housing, open economy, Hong Kong

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Volatility Dependence Across Asia-Pacific Onshore and Offshore Currency Forwards Markets

HKIMR Working Paper No.11/2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Mar 2009
Roberta Colavecchio and Michael Funke
Universitaet Hamburg and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 62 (278,869)

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China, Renminbi, Asia, Forward Exchange Rates, Non-Deliverable Forward Market, SWARCH Models

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A Convex Hull Approach to Counterfactual Analysis of Trade Openness and Growth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2692
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Jul 2009
Michael Funke and Marc Gronwald
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Aberdeen
Downloads 59 (283,394)

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openness, economic growth, robustness, counterfactuals, convex hull

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Trade, Product Variety and Welfare: A Quantitative Assessment for the Transition Economies in Central and Eastern Europe

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 17/2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Michael Funke and Ralf Ruhwedel
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
Downloads 57 (281,097)
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trade liberalization, product variety, welfare, transition economies

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Assessing the CNH-CNY Pricing Differential: Role of Fundamentals, Contagion and Policy

BIS Working Paper No. 492
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Mar 2015
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics, Bank for International Settlements (BIS), Hong Kong Monetary Authority and University of Hamburg
Downloads 55 (201,407)

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renminbi exchange rates, China, onshore and offshore markets, GARCH models

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The Signaling Channel of Central Bank Interventions: Modelling the Yen/US Dollar Exchange Rate

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3610
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Oct 2011
Yu-Fu Chen, Michael Funke and Nicole Glanemann
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 52 (297,667)

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exchange rates, interventions, Japan

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Stock Market Wealth Effects in an Estimated DSGE Model for Hong Kong

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 14/2009
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Oct 2009
Michael Funke, Michael Paetz and Ernest Pytlarczyk
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics, University of Hamburg and Independent
Downloads 48 (292,741)
Citation 1

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DSGE models, wealth effects, open economy, Hong Kong

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Dark Clouds or Silver Linings? Knightian Uncertainty and Climate Change

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3516
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Jul 2011
Yu-Fu Chen, Michael Funke and Nicole Glanemann
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 46 (302,795)

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climate change, Knightian uncertainty, κ ambiguity, real options

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Product Variety and Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence for the OECD Countries

IMF Working Paper No. 00/5
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Michael Funke
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 46 (327,901)
Citation 18

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Product variety, economic growth, panel data, OECD countries

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Economic Growth Across Chinese Provinces: In Search of Innovation-Driven Gains

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 10/2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Aug 2009
Michael Funke and Hao Yu
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 45 (319,060)

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China, R&D, R&D Spillovers, patents, regional economic growth, semiparametric estimators

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Growth and Convergence in a Two-Region Model: The Hypothetical Case of Korean Unification

IMF Working Paper No. 02/26, HKIMR Working Paper No. 21/2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Michael Funke and Holger Strulik
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - School of Law, Economics, Social Sciences
Downloads 43 (327,901)
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Korean Unification, Regional Convergence, Economic Growth

Booms, Recessions and Financial Turmoil: A Fresh Look at Investment Decisions under Cyclical Uncertainty

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2759
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Aug 2009
Yu-Fu Chen and Michael Funke
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 41 (356,442)
Citation 1

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business cycles, real options, investment, Markov switching, Tobin’s q, uncertainty

Booms, Recessions and Financial Turmoil: A Fresh Look at Investment Decisions Under Cyclical Uncertainty

Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 57, Issue 3, pp. 290-317, July 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 May 2010
Yu-Fu Chen and Michael Funke
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
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The Emergence and Spatial Distribution of Chinese Seaport Cities

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 11/2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Aug 2010
Michael Funke and Yu Hao
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 37 (352,786)

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seaports, cities, economic growth, China

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Financial Market Reform – A New Driver for China's Economic Growth?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 5/2015
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2015
Yu-Fu Chen, Michael Funke and Kunyu Tao
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and Central University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 34 (321,875)

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financial distortions, financial liberalisation, general equilibrium model, China

The Credibility of Hong Kong's Currency Board System: Looking Through the Prism of MS-VAR Models with Time-Varying Transition Probabilities

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 15/2014
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Aug 2014
Boris Blagov and Michael Funke
RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 33 (386,609)

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Markov regime-switching VAR, exchange rate regime credibility, Hong Kong

The Credibility of Hong Kong's Currency Board System: Looking Through the Prism of MS‐VAR Models with Time‐Varying Transition Probabilities

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 78, Issue 6, pp. 895-914, 2016
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Nov 2016
Boris Blagov and Michael Funke
RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
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The Regime-Dependent Evolution of Credibility: A Fresh Look at Hong Kong's Linked Exchange Rate System

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 24/2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
Boris Blagov and Michael Funke
RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 33 (339,880)

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Markov-switching DSGE models, exchange rate regime credibility, Hong Kong

The Diffusion and Dynamics of Producer Prices, Deflationary Pressure Across Asian Countries, and the Role of China

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 11/2016
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Sep 2016
Hongyi Chen, Michael Funke and Andrew Tsang
Hong Kong Monetary Authority - Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research (HKIMR), University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and Hong Kong Monetary Authority
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producer prices, international spillovers, deflation, Asia

The Diffusion and Dynamics of Producer Prices, Deflationary Pressure across Asian Countries, and the Role of China

HKIMR Working Paper No.15/2016
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Aug 2016
Hongyi Chen, Michael Funke and Andrew Tsang
Hong Kong Monetary Authority - Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research (HKIMR), University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and Hong Kong Monetary Authority
Downloads 13 (492,944)

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Producer Prices, International Spillovers, Deflation, Asia, Structural Adjustments, China

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Time is Running Out: The 2°C Target and Optimal Climate Policies

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3664
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Dec 2011
Yu-Fu Chen, Michael Funke and Nicole Glanemann
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 32 (363,038)

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climate policy, CO2 scenarios, non-perpetual real options

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Off-the-Record Target Zones: Theory with an Application to Hong Kong's Currency Board

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 6/2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 May 2010
Yu-Fu Chen, Michael Funke and Nicole Glanemann
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 32 (352,786)

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Currency Board Arrangement, Target Zone Model, Hong Kong

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The Dynamics of Catch-Up and Skill and Technology Upgrading in China

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 13/2012
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Jun 2012
Michael Funke and Xi Chen
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and Hamburg University of Economics and Politics
Downloads 30 (352,786)

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China, economic growth, transitional dynamics

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A Soft Edge Target Zone Model: Theory and Application to Hong Kong

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 21/2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 31 Dec 2009
Michael Funke, Yu-Fu Chen and Nicole Glanemann
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics, University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 28 (377,658)
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currency board arrangement, target zone model, credibility, Hong Kong

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Global Warming and a Potential Tipping Point in the Atlantic Thermohaline Circulation: The Role of Risk Aversion

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4930
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Sep 2014
Mariia Belaia, Michael Funke and Nicole Glanemann
University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 25 (349,460)

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integrated assessment modeling, risk aversion, Epstein-Zin utility, DICE, thermohaline circulation, climate sensitivity, uncertainty

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Climate Policy Decisions under Ambiguity and Pressure of Time

Review of Environment, Energy and Economics (Re3), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Feb 2013
Yu-Fu Chen, Michael Funke and Nicole Glanemann
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 23 (385,509)

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climate policy, CO2 scenarios, Knightian uncertainty, k-ambiguity, real options, non-perpetual real options

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How Efficient is the East German Economy? An Exploration with Microdata

The Economics of Transition, Vol. 10, pp. 201-223, 2002
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Aug 2003
Michael Funke and Jörg Rahn
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg
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The Cross-Section of Output and Inflation in a Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Model with Sticky Prices

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 896
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Sep 2009
University of Applied Sciences Merseburg, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics, University of Cambridge - Department of Applied Economics and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) - Macro Analysis and Forecasting
Downloads 19 (427,416)

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New-Keynesian macroeconomics, DSGE, cross-sectional distribution, firm growth

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Inflation in China: Modelling a Roller Coaster Ride

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 413-429, December 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Michael Funke
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
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Going Offshore: Investments in German Wind Energy Under Uncertainty

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5408
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Jul 2015
Yu-Fu Chen and Michael Funke
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 15 (330,806)

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real options, offshore wind energy, feed-in tariff, tender bidding, Germany

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Non-Wage Labour Costs, Policy Uncertainty and Labour Demand - A Theoretical Assessment

Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 52, No. 5, pp. 687-709, November 2005
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Dec 2005
Yu-Fu Chen and Michael Funke
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
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The Undisclosed Renminbi Basket: Are the Markets Telling Us Something about Where the Renminbius Dollar Exchange Rate is Going?

World Economy, Vol. 31, Issue 12, pp. 1581-1598, December 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Dec 2008
Michael Funke and Marc Gronwald
University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Aberdeen
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64.

To Guide or Not to Guide? Quantitative Monetary Policy Tools and Macroeconomic Dynamics in China

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 3/2017
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Hongyi Chen, Michael Funke, Ivan Lozev and Andrew Tsang
Hong Kong Monetary Authority - Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research (HKIMR), University of Hamburg - Department of Economics, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and Hong Kong Monetary Authority
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monetary policy, window guidance, China, DSGE model

65.

The Cross-Sectional Dynamics of German Business Cycles: A Bird's Eye View

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2005,23
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
Deutsche Bundesbank, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics, University of Cambridge - Department of Applied Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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business cycles, cross-sectional moments, firm growth

66.

Greece's Three-Act Tragedy: A Simple Model of Grexit vs. Staying Afloat Inside the Single Currency Area

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5677
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Feb 2016
Yu-Fu Chen and Michael Funke
University of Dundee - Department of Economic Studies and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
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Greece, currency crisis, euro, financial assistance programmes

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Modelling the Time-Variation in Euro Area Lending Spreads

BIS Working Paper No. 526
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Nov 2015
Boris Blagov, Michael Funke and Richhild Moessner
RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and De Nederlandsche Bank
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Lending rates, interest rate pass-through