TITLE

Assessing Currency Vulnerabilities

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Oct2007, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the move of central banks over the economic deficits' effect on currency in Asia. According to the article, Asian banks were intervening risks that could bring losses to currency. Among the currency units affected by the crisis were Indonesian rupiah, Philippine peso and Indian rupee. Several factors supporting Asian currencies are presented, which include forex reserves at record levels, economies' current account surpluses and export expansions.
ACCESSION #
26612714

 

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