Irish exchange rate policy under wide ERM bands by Rodney Thom

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Published by University College Dublin, Department of Economics in Dublin .

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  • Foreign exchange rates -- Ireland.

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Statementby Rodney Thom.
SeriesWorking papers series (University College Dublin. Centre for Economic Research) -- WP95/15, Working paper series (University College Dublin. Centre for Economic Research) -- WP95/15.
ContributionsUniversity College Dublin. Centre for Economic Research.
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Pagination11p. ;
Number of Pages11
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Open LibraryOL17534447M

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Suggested Citation. Thom, R., ""Irish Exchange Rate Policy Under Wide ERM Bands"," Papers 95/15, College Dublin, Department EXCHANGE RATE. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link)Author: Rodney Thom.

Irish exchange rate policy under wide ERM bands. By Rodney Thom. Topics: Foreign exchange rates--Ireland, Monetary policy--Ireland. Publisher: University College Dublin. School of Economics.

Year: OAI identifier: Provided by: Irish Universities Author: Rodney Thom. Reveals that Ireland has experienced six major changes in exchange rate regimes over the period to today. Provides a historical perspective on this experience. Indicates that Irish nominal variables have been affected by the exchange rate regime and that membership of exchange rate regimes has both affected and has been used to justify policies followed by the Irish.

Abstract: Despite anchoring the Irish monetary system to a common zone-wide exchange rate and interest rate, EMU has triggered sizeable exchange rate and especially interest rate shocks to the Irish economy (albeit not appreciably greater than those experienced under previous exchange rate regimes).

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Under wide bands, the risk of speculation going wrong was no longer the cost of the exchange rate bouncing from one end of a tiny band to the next, but by as much as 30%.Author: Avinash Persaud.

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Regarding bands, the paper confirms the intuitive notion that wide bands are harder to verify than narrow bands. Irish Stock Exchange – ISE: A stock exchange located in Ireland. The Irish Stock Exchange has been in existence sinceand became a legally recognized entity inwhen the Irish.The ERM suffered a major crisiswith a number of countries forced to drop out, and—when the crisis threatened more countries in —the exchange rates bands were widened considerably.

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