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Eric Strobl and Sandrine Kablan
 
''How do natural disasters impact the exchange rate: an investigation through small island developing states (SIDS)?''
( 2017, Vol. 37 No.3 )
 
 
We investigate the response of the real effective exchange rate to tropical cyclones in small island developing states. Our results show that under flexible exchange rate regimes there is a real exchange appreciation up to two months after the storm. In contrast, a fixed exchange rate almost completely buffer an appreciation.
 
 
Keywords: Exchange rate regime, real effective exchange rate, natural disasters, small island developing states.
JEL: E5 - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit: General
Q5 - Environmental Economics: General
 
Manuscript Received : Jun 05 2017 Manuscript Accepted : Sep 27 2017

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