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Bahmani-Oskooee, M., Karamelikli, H. Turkish-German Commodity Trade and Asymmetric J-Curve. Applied Economics Quarterly, 66(2), 93-129.
Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen and Karamelikli, Huseyin "Turkish-German Commodity Trade and Asymmetric J-Curve" Applied Economics Quarterly 66.2, , 93-129.
Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen/Karamelikli, Huseyin: Turkish-German Commodity Trade and Asymmetric J-Curve, in: Applied Economics Quarterly, vol. 66, iss. 2, 93-129, [online]


Turkish-German Commodity Trade and Asymmetric J-Curve

Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen | Karamelikli, Huseyin

Applied Economics Quarterly, Vol. 66 (2020), Iss. 2 : pp. 93–129

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Mohsen Bahmani-Oskooee, corresponding author. Director of the Center for Research on International Economics, The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, 53201, USA.

Huseyin Karamelikli, Department of Economics, Karabuk University, Turkey.

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We consider the short-run and the long-run effects of the real Turkish Lira-Euro rate on the trade balance of each of the 64 industries that trade between Turkey and Germany. We find relatively more significant effects by estimating a nonlinear ARDL model for each industry. Indeed, the approach of separating currency depreciation from appreciation identified the five largest Turkish industries that engage in more than 50 % of the trade between these two countries and that benefitted from Turkish Lira depreciation against the Euro.

Table of Contents

Section Title Page Action Price
Mohsen Bahmani-Oskooee / Huseyin Karamelikli: Turkish-German Commodity Trade and Asymmetric J-Curve 1
Abstract 1
I. Introduction 1
II. The Models and Methods 3
III. The Results 5
IV. Summary and Conclusion 3
Appendix 3
Data Definition and Source 3
Variables 3
References 3