English, Article edition: Macroeconomic Effects of Cross-Border Purchases Kurt Kratena; Michael Wüger

User activity

Share to:
 
Bookmark: http://trove.nla.gov.au/version/65355
Physical Description
  • article
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Macroeconomic Effects of Cross-Border Purchases
Author
  • Kurt Kratena
  • Michael Wüger
Physical Description
  • article
Notes
  • Cross-border purchases are an essential feature of market economies, the magnitude of which depends on economic (e.g., price differentials), administrative (such as import quotas) and a variety of other factors (such as geographical constellations). Within the EU the largest cross-border flows of purchasing power occurred between Germany and its neighbors (Denmark in particular), between Luxembourg and its neighbors, and between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. The completion of the Single Market brought about a short-term intensification of cross-border purchases. In the medium and long term, effects which are likely to cancel each other out will determine the magnitude of cross-border purchases. In Austria, consumer purchases abroad have risen continuously since 1990, at a rate exceeding the growth rate of income and total consumer expenditures. In 1995 (accession to the EU, devaluation of the Italian lira), the outflow of purchasing power totaled ATS 31 billion. The results were a loss in output by 1 percent, a loss of 10,800 jobs, and a loss in tax revenues of ATS 3,6 billion; but, as the WIFO study points out, cross-border purchases are mainly a problem specific to certain border regions and certain economic sectors.
  • Volkswirtschaftliche Effekte von Kaufkraftabflüssen in Österreich; Macroeconomic Effects of Cross-Border Purchases
  • RePEc:wfo:monber:y:1997:i:1:p:51-61
Language
  • English
Contributed by
OAIster

Get this edition

  • Set up My libraries

    How do I set up "My libraries"?

    In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

  • All (1)
  • Unknown (1)
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.

User activity


e.g. test cricket, Perth (WA), "Parkes, Henry"

Separate different tags with a comma. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

Be the first to add a tag for this edition

Be the first to add this to a list

Comments and reviews

What are comments? Add a comment

No user comments or reviews for this version

Add a comment