Does credit composition matter for current account dynamics? Evidence from Turkey
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CitationToraganli, N., & Ertugrul, H. M. (May 08, 2016). Does credit composition matter for current account dynamics? Evidence from Turkey. Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, 25, 8, 1090-1100.
Based on a dynamic approach using the Kalman filter we depict effects of time-varying interactions between different components of credit stock on the current account in the Turkish Economy for the period 2002Q3–2014Q3. We decompose the credit stock into consumer and non-financial corporate sector credit and show empirically that both types of credit stock have negative effects on the current account dynamics