The Japanese Foreign Exchange Market
  • Author : Beate Reszat
  • Release Date : 12 April 2002
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Genre : Business & Economics
  • Pages : 248
  • ISBN 13 : 9781134766185

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Book Description: In recent years, Japan's financial market has seen dramatic changes, in particular the explosive growth of currency trading and the increasing international role of the yen. This book gives a comprehensive overview of this activity. This work is the first non-Japanese language title to examine the prolific rise of Japan's foreign currency exchange market, its idiosyncracies, and its future role in the global economy. It is vital reading for economists and students of Japan-related subjects.

The Japanese Foreign Exchange Market

The Japanese Foreign Exchange Market

Author : Beate Reszat
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Business & Economics
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In recent years, Japan's financial market has seen dramatic changes, in particular the explosive growth of currency trading and the increasing international role of the yen. This book gives a comprehensive overview of this activity. This work is the first non-Japanese language title to examine the prolific rise of Japan's ...

The Japanese Foreign Exchange Market

The Japanese Foreign Exchange Market

Author : Beate Reszat
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Business & Economics
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In recent years, Japan's financial market has seen dramatic changes, in particular the explosive growth of currency trading and the increasing international role of the yen. This book gives a comprehensive overview of this activity. This work is the first non-Japanese language title to examine the prolific rise of Japan's ...

Effectiveness of Official Daily Foreign Exchange Market Intervention Operations in Japan

Effectiveness of Official Daily Foreign Exchange Market Intervention Operations in Japan

Author : Rasmus Fatum
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Uncategorized
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Japanese official intervention in the foreign exchange market is of by far the largest magnitude in the world, despite little or no evidence that it is effective in moving exchange rates. Up until recently, however, official data on intervention has not been available for Japan. This paper investigates the effectiveness ...

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An Assessment of Weymark s Measures of Exchange Market Intervention

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Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Banks and banking, Central
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This paper assesses the validity of the index of foreign exchange market intervention proposed by Weymark (1997, JIMF). We construct the Weymark index for Japan and then compare it with Japanese public intervention data to evaluate its performance. The results suggest that research using the Weymark index should be interpreted with ...

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Japan s Restrictive System of Trade and Payments

Author : Shinji Takagi
Publisher : International Monetary Fund
Genre : Business & Economics
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The paper summarizes how Japan’s foreign exchange and trade control system operated in the early 1950s, how and how effectively it was used as a tool of external adjustment, and how it was liberalized from the late 1950s into the early 1960s. Although the Japanese government was extensively involved ...

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Author : Mr.George S. Tavlas,Yusuru Ozeki,International Monetary Fund
Publisher : International Monetary Fund
Genre : Business & Economics
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A tripolar international monetary system-centered on the U.S. dollar, the deutsche mark, and the yen - appears to be emerging. This paper not only assesses the role of the yen as an international currency but also presents a unified theory of international currency use and distinguishes between the roles ...

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Japan s Response to Crisis and Change in the World Economy

Author : Michèle Schmiegelow
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Business & Economics
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Originally published in 1986, after a period of global changes and financial crisis in the majority of industrialised countries, this book explores how Japan’s economy seemed to maintain its success. This study provides an overview of the Japanese case and the main schools of thought that arose from it by ...

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Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Cambio exterior
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This text covers all the conventional areas of international economics in an easy-to-understand manner, and this thoroughly revised edition continues to be accessible, flexible, and interesting to economics and business students alike....

What Can the Data Tell Us about Carry Trades in Japanese Yen

What Can the Data Tell Us about Carry Trades in Japanese Yen

Author : Joseph E. Gagnon
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Foreign exchange
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"This paper examines the available data that may shed light on the carry trade in Japanese yen. We define an individual or a sector to be engaged in the carry trade if it has a short position in yen and a long position in other currencies. The tendency of large ...

Dynamic Expectation Formation in the Foreign Exchange Market

Dynamic Expectation Formation in the Foreign Exchange Market

Author : Saskia ter Ellen
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Uncategorized
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This paper investigates the time-varying nature of expectation formation rules for institutional investors in the foreign exchange market. Using a unique dataset of survey expectations for four exchange rates, we first distinguish three different general rules. We find a momentum rule, a fundamental rule, and a rule that takes advantage ...

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Author : Riad A. Ajami,G. Jason Goddard
Publisher : M.E. Sharpe
Genre : Business & Economics
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Useful for undergraduate and graduate students of international business, this work features coverage of the Asian financial crisis and the European Union. Its treatment of such topics as foreign exchange, international trade policy, and economic development introduces students to techniques for analyzing national economies....