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Exchange rate regimes and location.

Exchange rate regimes and location.

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Published by International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references.

SeriesIMF working paper -- WP/97/69
ContributionsInternational Monetary Fund.
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. ;
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17059751M

  6. Crawling Bands The currency here is maintained within certain margins around a central parity which ‘crawls’ in a pre-announced fashion or in response to certain indicators.9 countries are having such regimes under an agreement in 7. Managed Floating with no Pre-announced Path for the Exchange Rate. Here, the central bank influences the exchange rate by means of active.


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