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External Adjustment, Global Imbalances and Valuation Effects

  • Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
  • Hélène Rey

We provide an overview of the recent developments of the literature on the determinants of long term capital flows, global imbalances and valuation effects. We present the main stylized facts of the new international financial landscape in which external balance sheets of countries have grown in size and discuss implications for the international monetary and financial system.

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Date of creation: Jul 2013
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Publication status: published as Handbook of International Economics Volume 4, 2014, Pages 585–645 Handbook of International Economics Cover image Chapter 10 – External Adjustment, Global Imbalances, Valuation Effects ☆ Pierre-Olivier Gourinchasa, b, c, , Hélène Reyb, c, d,
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