Reitz, Stefan and Stadtmann, Georg and Taylor, Mark P. (2009): The Effects of Japanese Interventions on FX-Forecast Heterogeneity.
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This paper investigates the determinants of forecast heterogeneity in the Yen-US dollar market using a panel data set from Consensus Economics. Regardless of the particular model specification and consideration of control variables we find that exchange rate misalignments increase forecast dispersion, while foreign exchange intervention of the Japanese Ministry of Finance dampens expectation heterogeneity.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||The Effects of Japanese Interventions on FX-Forecast Heterogeneity|
|Keywords:||Exchange rates, forecast heterogeneity, survey data|
|Subjects:||D - Microeconomics > D8 - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty > D84 - Expectations ; Speculations
F - International Economics > F3 - International Finance > F31 - Foreign Exchange
|Depositing User:||Stefan Reitz|
|Date Deposited:||10. Jun 2009 05:57|
|Last Modified:||08. Jan 2014 17:07|
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