Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Thomson Fontaine
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2005
Keywords: exchange rate, contagion, currency crisis, fixed exchange rate, Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance: Forecasting and Simulation,
This paper takes a step in empirically testing the implications of a number of theoretical models that attempt to highlight the dynamics behind currency crises. By focusing on countries with broadly disparate econo...