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Explaining The Determinants Of The Frequency Of Exchange Rate Interventions In Peru Using Count Models

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  • Edgar Ventura

    (Departamento de Economía - Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú)

  • Gabriel Rodríguez

    (Departamento de Economía - Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú)

Abstract

En este documento se analizan los determinantes de la frecuencia de intervenciÛn del Banco Central de Reserva en el mercado cambiario Peruano (compras y ventas). Se usan datos en frecuencia semanal para el periodo Enero 2001 hasta Diciembre 2010 usando la metodologia de modelos de conteo. Los resultados muestran que las desviaciones del logaritmo del tipo de cambio respecto de su tendencia de largo plazo, las intervenciones del periodo anterior (persistencia), el spread medido por el Embig, el spread entre las tasas de interes bancarias, y el spread entre las tasas de interes domestica y foranea son importantes determinantes.

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  • Edgar Ventura & Gabriel Rodríguez, 2012. "Explaining The Determinants Of The Frequency Of Exchange Rate Interventions In Peru Using Count Models," Documentos de Trabajo / Working Papers 2012-340, Departamento de Economía - Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.
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    Keywords

    Intervención Cambiaria; Frecuencia de Intervención; Modelos de Conteo; Tipo de Cambio; Spread de Tasas de Interés.;

    JEL classification:

    • C22 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Time-Series Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models; Diffusion Processes
    • C32 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables - - - Time-Series Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models; Diffusion Processes; State Space Models
    • C35 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables - - - Discrete Regression and Qualitative Choice Models; Discrete Regressors; Proportions
    • E52 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit - - - Monetary Policy
    • F31 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - Foreign Exchange

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