Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Linxi Chen , Ding Ding , and Rui Mano
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 28 September 2018
Keywords: China, Asia and Pacific, capacity reduction, supply-side structural reforms, producer price index, Time-Series Models, Studies of Particular Policy Episodes
In late 2015, the Chinese authorities launched a policy to reduce capacity in the coal and steel industries under the wider effort of Supply-Side Structural Reforms. Around the same time, producer price inflation i...