Essays about: "Currency union"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the words Currency union.

  1. 1. A CURRENCY UNION’S EFFECT ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE - EMU membership effect on international trade for Slovenia, Cyprus, Malta and Slovakia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : John Elveljung; Stina Oad; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Common currency areas; Currency union; Optimal Currency Area; EMU; EU; Export; Gravity Model; International rate;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates if there is an increase in international trade from joining a currency union. This is done by looking at the European Monetary Union with a focus on four countries that became members in 2007-2009: Slovenia, Cyprus, Malta and Slovakia. READ MORE

  2. 2. Brexit's effect on UK ADRs

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Amanda Hellström; Felicia Nordin; [2019]
    Keywords : American Depositary Receipts; Brexit; Abnormal returns; Event study; Difference-in-differences;

    Abstract : On June 23rd 2016, the United Kingdom (UK) voted to leave the European Union, resulting in what is often referred to as Brexit. The day after the vote, the British pound (GBP) declined to the lowest level against the US dollar in 30 years and the FTSE 100 lost around GBP 85 billion. READ MORE

  3. 3. Government yield spread determinants in the eurozone and the effect of the European debt crisis

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Arian Kalantari; [2019]
    Keywords : Government bonds; yield spread; eurozone; European debt crisis; risk; Statsobligationer; räntor; spread; euroområdet; risk; skuldkrisen;

    Abstract : The inception of the economic and monetary union (EMU) in January 1999 created new conditions for government debt. By eliminating currency exchange rate risk between the member states, the hope was to achieve a more sustainable and integrated government debt market in the euro area. READ MORE

  4. 4. To each his own: the weighting schemes of monetary policy. A DSGE scenario analysis of the Euro Area and its Members

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Alberto Venturin; [2018]
    Keywords : New Keynesian DSGE; Taylor Rule; open economy; policy weights; currency union;

    Abstract : In this thesis, the role of different weighting schemes applied by a central bank to the members of a currency union in the conduction of monetary policy is analyzed. The analysis is conducted by embedding the coefficients of a Taylor rule, estimated by GMM on Euro Area data, in the two-country, open economy DSGE model developed in Erceg and Lindé (2013). READ MORE

  5. 5. Remittances and Dutch Disease in the Eurozone

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anaïs Suh; [2018]
    Keywords : Remittances; Dutch Disease; Real Exchange Rate Appreciation; Economic Growth; Eurozone; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis analysis the connection between remittances and economic growth in the Eurozone. The purpose is to control for remittances impact on GDP growth in absence of Dutch Disease to see if current theory holds. READ MORE