Exchange rate uncertainty and deviations from Purchasing Power Parity: Evidence from the G7 area
AbstractArghyrou, Gregoriou and Pourpourides (2009) argue that exchange rate uncertainty causes deviations from the law of one price. We test this hypothesis on aggregate data from the G7-area. We find that exchange rate uncertainty explains to a significant degree deviations from Purchasing Power Parity.
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Purchasing power parity; exchange rate uncertainty;
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- F31 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - Foreign Exchange
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