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URN etd-0907111-094707
Author Chin-Pu Chen
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Department EMPP
Year 2010
Semester 2
Degree Master
Type of Document
Language zh-TW.Big5 Chinese
Title Dose the Inconsistency between Exchange Rate Regime and Political Ideology Cause the Replacement of the Central Bank Governories?—The Case of OECD Countries
Date of Defense 2011-07-27
Page Count 61
Keyword
  • Exchange Rate Regime
  • Independence of Central Bank
  • Political Ideology
  • Abstract This paper deploy the logit approach model and collect annual data from 1974 to 2004 in 22 OECD countries. It can examine that the option of exchange rate regime may cause the replacements of the governor of central banks during his tenure of office.
      According to prior empirical studies shows that the rightist parties favor low inflation, they may choose fixed exchange rate regime for holding monetary stability; otherwise, the leftist parties prefer low unemployment and high production, they may adopt the flexible exchange rate regime to maintain independent monetary policy and to achieve their macroeconomic objectives. Due to diverse political preferences, Does the choice of exchange rate regime disobeyed the political ideology of ruling party will cause that the central bank governors lose their job? Our results manifest that these chairmen of central banks can independently insist and defend their exchange rate regimes in OECD countries.
    Advisory Committee
  • Chien-Chiang Li - chair
  • Pei-Fen Chen - co-chair
  • Chyi-Lu Jang - advisor
  • Chun-Ping Chang - advisor
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    Date of Submission 2011-09-07

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