Currency substitution and money demand in Euroland
Miguel de Freitas ()
No 11/2003, NIPE Working Papers from NIPE - Universidade do Minho
This papers tests the stability of the demand for money in the euro area in the context of an open economy. A sample consisting of quarterly data covering the 1982:2-1999:3 period is considered. The main finding is that the US long term rate of interest plays a significant role in the European money demand relationship. This result holds for different combinations of variables forming the vector auto-regressive system and suggests that currency substitution vis-à-vis the US dollar may be an important factor influencing the ECB monetary policy.
Keywords: EMU; Money Demand; International Currencies; Currency Substitution. (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: E41 F41 E58 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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