Exchange Rates, Capital Flows, and Monetary Policy in a Changing World Economy : Proceedings of a Conference Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Dallas, Texas September 14-15, 1995
The dramatic growth of international capital flow has provided unprecedented opportunities and risks in emerging markets. This book is the result of a conference exploring this phenomenon, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. The issues explored include direct versus portfolio investment; exchange rates and economic growth; and optimal exchange rate policy for stabilizing inflation in developing countries. It concludes with a panel discussion on central bank coordination in the midst of exchange rate instability.
- Paperback | 242 pages
- 155 x 235 x 13.72mm | 397g
- 04 Oct 2012
- Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
- New York, NY, United States
- Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1997
- X, 242 p.
Table of contents
Preface. I. Exchange Rates and Monetary Policy. II. Optimal Exchange Rate Policy for Stabilizing Inflation in Developing Countries. Appendix: Exchange Rate Policy and Macroeconomic Stability. III. Exchange Rates and Economic Growth. Appendix: Description of the Data. IV. Speculative Attacks. Appendix: Foreign Exchange Hedging with Synthetic Options and the Interest Rate Defense of a Fixed-Exchange-Rate Regime; Peter M. Garber, Michael G. Spencer. V. Exchange Rates, Capital Flows, Monetary Policy and a Changing World Economy. VI. International Capital Flows: Direct vs. Portfolio Investment. Appendix A: A Survey of Academic Literature on Controls over International Capital Transactions; Michael P. Dooley. Appendix B: Are Recent Capital Inflows to Developing Countries a Vote For or Against Economic Policy Reforms? Michael P. Dooley. VII. Panel Discussion: Central Bank Coordination in the Midst of Exchange Rate Instability.