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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. Vieira, Fabrício A.C. & Holland, Márcio & Resende, Marco F., 2012. "Financial dollarization and systemic risks: New empirical evidence," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 31(6), pages 1695-1714.
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