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The choice of exchange rate bands: balancing credibility and flexibility

  • Cukierman, Alex
  • Spiegel, Yossi
  • Leiderman, Leonardo

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of International Economics.

Volume (Year): 62 (2004)
Issue (Month): 2 (March)
Pages: 379-408

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Handle: RePEc:eee:inecon:v:62:y:2004:i:2:p:379-408
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