ECON 252: Chapter 15 Notes
ECON 252: Chapter 15 Notes ECON 252
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Chapter 15: Open Economy Macroeconomics 15.1 – Exchange Rates Nominal Exchange Rate – the rate at which one currency can be traded for another. e = Units of foreign currency / 1 unit of domestic currency. Flexible/Floating Exchange Rate – if the government does not intervene in the foreign exchange market. Fixed Exchange Rate – if the government fixes a value for the exchange rate and intervenes to maintain that value. Managed Exchange Rate – if the government intervenes actively to influence the exchange rate. 15.2 – The Foreign Exchange Market Foreign Exchange Market – the global financial market in which currencies are traded and nominal exchange rates are determined. 15.3 – The Real Exchange Rate and Exports Real Exchange Rate – the ratio of dollar price of a basket of goods and services in the United States, divided by the dollar price of the same basket of goods and services in a foreign country. 15.4 – GDP in the Open Economy Y = C + I + G + X – M E = ((Domestic Prices) x e)/Foreign Prices
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