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The causal relationships between foreign exchange intervention and exchange rate


  • Takeshi Hoshikawa


This article examines the causal relationships between foreign exchange intervention and exchange rate. We find evidence of instantaneous causal relationships in mean and variance and feedback causal relationships in mean. It suggests that the expectation for exchange rate and volatility is influenced by information on foreign exchange intervention.

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  • Takeshi Hoshikawa, 2008. "The causal relationships between foreign exchange intervention and exchange rate," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(7), pages 519-522.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:apeclt:v:15:y:2008:i:7:p:519-522 DOI: 10.1080/13504850600721890

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    1. Takashi Miyazaki & Shigeyuki Hamori, 2013. "Testing for causality between the gold return and stock market performance: evidence for ‘gold investment in case of emergency’," Applied Financial Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 23(1), pages 27-40, January.

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