Essays about: "Currency union"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 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. Is the European Union growing closer or apart? : A quantitative study examining the EU and its growth characteristics

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi; Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Jonathan Rosenkvist; Victor Johandahl; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In the aftermath of the Brexit referendum, a public debate both whether membership in the European Union and the implementation of the euro, by joining the European Monetary Union provide economic benefits, is heating up and is a popular topic within the political scene. This has resulted in member states starting to doubt if it makes fiscal sense to stay in the union. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. The euro effect – the impact of EU bilateral real exchange rates on German net FDI : evidence from Germany and seven EU-countries

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Aenne Ohainski; [2019]
    Keywords : net FDI; real exchange rate; euro; horizontal FDI; vertical FDI; market-oriented firm; cost-oriented firm; euro-effect; Germany; European Union;

    Abstract : In literature it has been stated that in times of low capital barriers policies can impact real exchange rates (RERs) and, it has been shown that RERs influence foreign direct investment (FDI). As inward FDI is a growth stimulating factor for the German economy and as more than a third of inward FDI stems from countries in the European Union (EU), this study investigates the RER-FDI link between Germany and seven EU countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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