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Economic aspects of regional currency areas and the use of foreign currencies

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  • John Hawkins

    (Bank for International Settlements)

  • Paul Masson

    (Bank for International Settlements)

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  • Bank for International Settlements, 2003. "Regional currency areas and the use of foreign currencies," BIS Papers, Bank for International Settlements, number 17, May.
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    1. Dirk Meyer, 2012. "Das Konzept nationaler Parallelwährungen für die Eurozone," Ifo Schnelldienst, Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 65(16), pages 19-28, 08.
    2. Fabricio De Assis Campos Vieira & Márcio Holland & Marco Flávio Da Cunha Resende, 2014. "Financial Dollarization And Systemicrisks: New Empirical Evidence," Anais do XL Encontro Nacional de Economia [Proceedings of the 40th Brazilian Economics Meeting] 040, ANPEC - Associação Nacional dos Centros de Pósgraduação em Economia [Brazilian Association of Graduate Programs in Economics].

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