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What moves sovereign bond markets? The effects of economic news on U.S. and German yields

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  • Linda Goldberg
  • Deborah Leonard

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Economic announcements are an important source of information, containing news that spills over internationally across markets, affecting yields. An analysis of the U.S. and German sovereign bond markets finds that the largest moves in yields are associated with U.S. announcements on labor market conditions, real GDP growth, and consumer sentiment.

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Article provided by Federal Reserve Bank of New York in its journal Current Issues in Economics and Finance.

Volume (Year): 9 (2003)
Issue (Month): Sep ()
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Handle: RePEc:fip:fednci:y:2003:i:sep:n:v.9no.9

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Keywords: Bond market ; Bond market - Germany ; International finance;

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