Universal Exchange and Trade Rates

  • Israel O.E Idewele Department of Banking and Finance, Veritas University, Bwari, Abuja
Keywords: trade volume; real; exchange rate; gravity; model; global value chains


This paper dissects the connection between universal exchange and conversion scale levels with regards to the worldwide money related emergency (GFC) and the ascent of worldwide and provincial esteem chains (GVCs). Utilizing two-sided information for 72 economies over the 2001– 2015 period, we locate a positive connection between the genuine conversion standard and fare volume pre-GFC; however this relationship for the most part vanishes post-GFC. We additionally analyze the effect of extending GVCs on exchange and on the conversion scale exchange connect channel. The examination affirms that expanded investment in GVCs brings down the effect of the conversion standard on fares, and could be a contributing element to debilitating connections between trade rates and exchange. Ultimately, other auxiliary variables, for example, import organization and load of transient outside obligation of exporters and merchants, appear to significantly affect exchange execution yet less effect on the conversion scale exchange connect channel post-GFC.


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How to Cite
Israel O.E Idewele. (2020). Universal Exchange and Trade Rates. Konfrontasi: Jurnal Kultural, Ekonomi Dan Perubahan Sosial, 7(2), 158-167. https://doi.org/10.33258/konfrontasi2.v7i2.109