Financial Exchange Rates and International Currency Exposures
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We thank Patrick Honohan, Ted Truman, Pinar Yesin and the participants in the CGFS workshop on "The Use of BIS International Financial Statistics," the Dartmouth College Junior Seminar, NBER IFM Lunch Group and seminars at the Bank of England, European Central Bank, University of California - Davis, University of Siena and the University of Wisconsin. We are grateful to Philippe Mesny and Dennis Petre for the provision of data from the BIS and Ted Truman for generously sharing his data on reserves and helpful comments. Agustin Benetrix, Vahagn Galstyan and Barbara Pels provided excellent research assistance. Lane's work on this paper is supported by the HEA-PRTLI grant to the IIIS. This work began while Shambaugh was a visiting scholar at the IIIS and his work on this paper is supported by the Rockefeller Center at Dartmouth. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.