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Exchange rate volatility and its impact on the transaction costs of covered interest rate parity

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  • Bhar, Ramprasad
  • Kim, Suk-Joong
  • Pham, Toan M.

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  • Bhar, Ramprasad & Kim, Suk-Joong & Pham, Toan M., 2004. "Exchange rate volatility and its impact on the transaction costs of covered interest rate parity," Japan and the World Economy, Elsevier, vol. 16(4), pages 503-525, December.
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