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Why exchange rate bands? monetary independence in spite of fixed exchange rates by Lars E. O. Svensson

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


  • Foreign exchange rates -- Mathematical models.

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StatementLars E. O. Svensson.
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper no. 4207, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 4207.
ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination40, 7, [6] p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22439384M

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