Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Kangni Kpodar , Stefania Fabrizio , and Kodjovi Eklou
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 04 February 2019
Keywords: Oil prices, Demand elasticity, Gasoline prices, Cost of living, Energy prices, Retail fuel prices;Fuel Subsidies;Export growth;Developing countries.;fuel price increase;non-fuel;fuel price;price shock;energy price
This paper investigates the impact of domestic fuel price increases on export growth in a sample of 77 developing countries over the period 2000-2014. Using a fixed-effect estimator and the local projection approac...