Search for dissertations about: "Optimum currency area"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Optimum currency area.

  1. 1. Essays on Purchasing Power Parity, Real Exchange Rate, and Optimum Currency Areas

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Beatrice Kalinda Mkenda; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This thesis contains three separate papers. Paper I tests whether the theory of Purchasing Power Parity holds in a selected sample of twenty African countries. The paper employs a panel unit root test to test whether the real exchange rates in the panel are mean reverting or not. The test employed is the Im et al (1997) test. READ MORE

  2. 2. The prospects for the East African Monetary Union An empirical analysis

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, Jönköping International Business School

    Author : Yvonne Umulisa; R. Scott Hacker; Almas Heshmati; Guglielmo Maria Caporale; [2020]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This thesis operationalizes the theory of optimum currency areas, which describes the preconditions (criteria) that countries must fulfill prior to forming a monetary union. In light of the different dimensions of the theory that are examined, the empirical findings from the four papers in this thesis seem to favor forming a monetary union among East African Community (EAC) partner states. READ MORE