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A Conditional Preference Theory of Undervalued Exchange Rates

David A. Steinberg

in Demanding Devaluation: Exchange Rate Politics in the Developing World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453847
eISBN:
9780801454257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453847.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter develops the conditional preference theory, which contends that the preferences of powerful interest groups are the most important driver of exchange rate policy. Those preferences, ... More


Interests, Institutions, and Exchange Rates in South Korea, Mexico, and Iran

David A. Steinberg

in Demanding Devaluation: Exchange Rate Politics in the Developing World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453847
eISBN:
9780801454257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453847.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter investigates the impact of interests and institutions on exchange rate policy with case studies of South Korea, Mexico, and Iran. It shows that Korean policymakers in the 1960s and 1970s ... More


Why China Undervalues Its Exchange Rate: The Domestic Politics of Currency Manipulation

David A. Steinberg

in Demanding Devaluation: Exchange Rate Politics in the Developing World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453847
eISBN:
9780801454257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453847.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

China's undervalued exchange rate has affected the world economy in numerous ways and is among the most contentious issues in contemporary international politics. This chapter examines whether the ... More


Exchange Rate Misalignment and International Law 1

Claus D. Zimmerman

in A Contemporary Concept of Monetary Sovereignty

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199680740
eISBN:
9780191760686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680740.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter aims to contribute to a better understanding of the following two-fold question: To what extent can a contested practice like the maintenance of an undervalued real exchange rate be ... More


Introduction

David A. Steinberg

in Demanding Devaluation: Exchange Rate Politics in the Developing World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453847
eISBN:
9780801454257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453847.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This introductory chapter sets out the book's purpose, which is to explain why a relatively small number of developing countries keep their exchange rates undervalued while many more overvalue their ... More


Conclusion

David A. Steinberg

in Demanding Devaluation: Exchange Rate Politics in the Developing World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453847
eISBN:
9780801454257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453847.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This concluding chapter reviews the evidence provided in chapters 2 through 5. The evidence confirms that preferences for undervalued exchange rates are context-dependent, and that powerful interest ... More


Cross-Country Patterns in Exchange Rate Policy and Preferences

David A. Steinberg

in Demanding Devaluation: Exchange Rate Politics in the Developing World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453847
eISBN:
9780801454257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453847.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter uses two different cross-national quantitative datasets to address the following question: Why do some developing countries undervalue their exchange rates while others maintain ... More


Demanding Devaluation: Exchange Rate Politics in the Developing World

David A. Steinberg

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453847
eISBN:
9780801454257
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453847.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Exchange rate policy has profound consequences for economic development, financial crises, and international political conflict. Some governments in the developing world maintain excessively weak and ... More


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