Bonpasse, Morrison (2007): The Single Global Currency - Common Cents for Business. Published in: IABE-2007 Proceedings , Vol. III, No. Number 1 (10. November 2007): pp. 46-54.
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As globalization continues, businesses are increasingly importing and exporting from countries with different currencies. To conduct that business, they (whether one or both parties) must pay fees for exchanging one currency for another and they must determine the exchange rate for a particular time. If the transaction is to be conducted over time, they may purchase currency instruments to hedge against currency fluctuation. All of these tasks add up to an average of about 5% of revenue for international businesses. As an increasing number of international businesses understand that these expensive tasks are unnecessary for trade conducted within a monetary union, these businesses are likely candidates to lead the effort to implement a Single Global Currency, to be managed by a Global Central Bank within a Global Monetary Union. In short, a "3-G" world. It's common cents.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||The Single Global Currency - Common Cents for Business|
|Keywords:||Single Global Currency, monetary union, dollar, euro, European Monetary Union, Global Central Bank, Global Monetary Union, international monetary system, Bretton Woods, foreign exchange, currency, currency crisis, transaction costs|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F4 - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance
F - International Economics > F5 - International Relations and International Political Economy
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E5 - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E6 - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, Macroeconomic Policy, and General Outlook
|Depositing User:||Morrison Bonpasse|
|Date Deposited:||10. Dec 2007 01:17|
|Last Modified:||18. Feb 2013 11:40|
Books: Bonpasse, Morrison, The Single Global Currency - Common Cents for the World, Single Global Currency Assn., Newcastle, ME 2006, 2007. The original 2006 edition is available online at the website of the Single Global Currency Assn. at www.singleglobalcurrency.org and at the Munchen RePEc archive at http://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/1175/. The 2007 Edition was published in January 2007. The 2008 Edition will be published in January 2008 and subsequent editions annually thereafter until the goal of a Single Global Currency is attained.
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