Reforming the monetary system: a modest proposal for a new global reserve currency

Imperato, Andrea (A.A. 2010/2011) Reforming the monetary system: a modest proposal for a new global reserve currency. Tesi di Laurea in International finance, LUISS Guido Carli, relatore Pierpaolo Benigno, pp. 108. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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Historical perspectives. The implicit costs of being the global reserve currency. Some data: empirical evidence of surplus and deficit countries and its implications. The long term sustainability of the U.S. current account deficit. The potential cost of an adjustment in the U.S. current account. Seigniorage profits. UN report 2009, perspectives and reasons for changing. Alternatives: central banks swap agreements. SDRs: a better definition. UNCTAD report or the cost of international reserves. Alternatives to SDRs. What future for renminbi. The euro as international reserve currency. Euro-zone crisis: what future for our currency. European Parliament experience. IMF and SDR as possible solution.


Bibliografia: pp. 98-103.

Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: LUISS Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree Program in General Management, English language (LM-77)
Chair: International finance
Thesis Supervisor: Benigno, Pierpaolo
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Manzocchi, Stefano
Academic Year: 2010/2011
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2012 14:17
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2018 07:07


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