International Money and Finance (ECON6008)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit covers the following topics: overview of the International Monetary System; foreign exchange markets, spot and future markets; swaps and options; arbitrage; covered and uncovered interest parity; exchange rate determination; forecasting exchange rate movements; exchange rate intervention; and the role of central banks.
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mid-semester tests (30%) and essay (15%) and 2.5hr final exam (55%)
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