Trading volumes, volatility and spreads in foreign exchange markets

evidence from emerging market countries
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Bank for International Settlements, Monetary and Economic Dept. , Basel, Switzerland
Foreign exchange market -- Developing countries., Finance -- Developing count

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Developing count

Statementby Gabriele Galati.
SeriesBIS working papers,, no. 93, BIS working papers (Online) ;, no. 93.
ContributionsBank for International Settlements. Monetary and Economic Dept.
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LC ClassificationsHG3879
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FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL3285828M
LC Control Number2003616590

Trading volumes, volatility and spreads in foreign exchange markets: evidence from emerging market countries. [Gabriele Galati; Bank for International Settlements.

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