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This is a bit complex video which will give some clear concept regarding this topic. A very interesting thing about this course is that even a lot of expert economists don’t understand it very well. Pros and cons about exchange rate will be discussed in this course. Without wasting time start watching the video and be a professional by learning about this topic.


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Course Credit: MR University

Course Curriculum

Module: 1
Balance of Payments 00:06:00
Purchasing Power Parity 00:06:00
David Hume on the Balance of Trade 00:03:00
Isaac Gervaise 00:04:00
Module: 2
Real Exchange Rates 00:03:00
Real and Nominal Exchange Rates 00:03:00
Are Devaluations Contractionary? 00:07:00
Forward Exchange Rates 00:05:00
Covered Interest Parity 00:06:00
Uncovered Interest Parity and the Carry Trade 00:05:00
Speculative Attacks 00:07:00
The “Peso Problem” 00:03:00
Long Swings in Exchange Rates 00:03:00
Swiss Franc Peg 00:04:00
Bela Balassa 00:06:00
Module: 3
The Classical Gold Standard 00:08:00
Gold Exchange Standard 00:07:00
Bretton Woods 00:08:00
Reserve Currencies 00:05:00
Safe Haven Currencies 00:03:00
Capital Controls 00:08:00
Currency Manipulation 00:05:00
Chinese Currency Manipulation 00:06:00
Borrowing in Your Own Currency 00:02:00
Module: 4
The Three Sides of the Crisis 00:07:00
The Case for Optimism 00:04:00
The Case for Pessimism 00:07:00
European Central Bank 00:05:00
The Bailout Funds 00:03:00
Why are high bond yields a problem? 00:04:00
The Italian Crisis of 2013 00:05:00
The costs of leaving the Eurozone 00:06:00
Remarks on individual countries 00:07:00
Currency union collapse in history 00:04:00
Indicators for Eurozone progress 00:02:00
Life on the precipice 00:05:00
Will austerity work? 00:07:00
Effects on other multilateral agreements 00:04:00
Optimum currency areas 00:12:00
Optimum currency areas and the Euro 00:07:00
Why is the Euro so bland? 00:02:00
Tyler Cowen lecture at the Bruno Leoni Institute (Optional) 00:36:00
Understanding the Eurocrisis (Optional) 00:37:00
Iceland: Causes of the Crisis 00:08:00
Iceland: Collapse 00:04:00
Module: 5
Trade Imbalances 00:08:00
Dark Matter 00:06:00
The “Dutch Disease” 00:03:00
Home Bias 00:06:00
Introduction to Mercantilism 00:06:00
Adam Smith on Mercantile Systems 00:03:00
Adam Smith on Mercantile Conclusions 00:04:00
Module: 6
Asian Financial Crisis of 1997 00:07:00
Mexico and the 2008 Financial Crisis 00:06:00
Sudden Stops 00:06:00
Submit Your Assignment 00:00:00
Certification 00:00:00

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