- Is China's Currency Undervalued? // Economic Trends (07482922);Jun2003, p8
Reports on developments in China's foreign exchange market. Benefits of freely floating exchange rates on China; Role of the country's central bank; Factor that limits renminbi's nominal appreciation.
- Treasury and Federal Reserve foreign exchange operations. Fisher, Peter R.; Osborne, Daniel // Federal Reserve Bulletin;Sep98, Vol. 84 Issue 9, p716
Reports on the United States Department of Treasury and Federal Reserve System's foreign exchange operations from April to June 1998. Expectations for near-term interest rate policy; Response to the weakening Japanese yen; Yen purchases by monetary authorities; Value of reserve holdings.
- The vulnerability of pegged exchange rates: The British pound in the ERM. Zurlinden, Mathias // Review (00149187);Sep/Oct93, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p41
Analyzes the realignment of currencies in Europe following the near collapse of the Exchange Rate Mechanism of the European Monetary System (EMS) after September 1992. Participation and withdrawal of the British pound from the system; Incompatibility of monetary autonomy with pegged exchange...
- They're mad about money. Powell, Bill; Thomas, Rich // Newsweek;4/17/1995, Vol. 125 Issue 16, p61
Explains why Germany and Japan are in a frenzy over the plight of the United States dollar. Why they are the two countries most affected by the dollar's drop; Effect on imports and trade; Remarks by Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin; When the dollar crisis should end.
- Can foreign exchange intervention signal monetary policy changes? Osterberg, William P. // Economic Commentary;5/1/95, p1
Analyzes the ability of foreign exchange intervention in signaling upcoming monetary policy changes in the United States. Intervention operations; Credibility and historical record of financial markets.
- THE Dollarization BUZZ. McTigue, E. Guthrie // Global Finance;Jun99, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p39
Discusses the debate over the elimination of the exchange rate and the use of dollars instead of domestic currency. Concerns regarding the dollarization of a country's economy; Views of United States Federal Reserve Board Alan Greenspan on dollarization; Dependence of economies on foreign...
- Monetary policy during the transition to a floating exchange rate. Fraga, Arminio // Finance & Development;Mar2000, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p16
Focuses on Brazil's monetary policy during the transition to a floating exchange rate. Background on the Brazilian financial crisis in 1999; Economic policy response to the financial crisis; Gradual recovery of the country from the economic slump it is currently experiencing.
- Iran. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;2/4/2000, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p18
Focuses on the Iranian government's decision to sell its hard currency in January 2000 to raise rials for its local currency requirements. Increase in the value of rial; Goal of narrowing the gap between the currency's official floating rate and the black market rate.
- Currency. // Travel Weekly (UK);10/12/2007, p7
A list of foreign exchange rates is presented including Argentina Peso, 6.44233, Australia Dollar, 2.2626, and Brazil Real 3.69496.