Tarek A. Hassan

Boston University

270 Bay State Road

Boston, MA 02215

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

London

United Kingdom

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Citation 54

Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 28 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2017
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Political uncertainty, quantification, firm-level, lobbying

Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12436
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 17 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2019
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, London Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
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firm-level, Lobbying, Political uncertainty, quantification

Country Size, Currency Unions, and International Asset Returns

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 26 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2013
Tarek A. Hassan
Boston University
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International return differentials, country size, currency unions, uncovered interest parity, market segmentation

Country Size, Currency Unions, and International Asset Returns

NBER Working Paper No. w18057
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 12 May 2012
Tarek A. Hassan
Boston University
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Country Size, Currency Unions, and International Asset Returns

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8991
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Tarek A. Hassan
Boston University
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carry trade, country size, currency unions, International return differentials, market segmentation, uncovered interest parity

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Citation 27

Forward and Spot Exchange Rates in a Multi-Currency World

Fama-Miller Working Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 15-02
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 02 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2017
Tarek A. Hassan and Rui C. Mano
Boston University and International Monetary Fund
Downloads 1,317 (17,896)
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Carry Trade, Forward Premium Puzzle, Uncovered Interest Parity

Forward and Spot Exchange Rates in a Multi-Currency World

NBER Working Paper No. w20294
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 24 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2021
Tarek A. Hassan and Rui C. Mano
Boston University and International Monetary Fund
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Forward and Spot Exchange Rates in a Multi-Currency World

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10060
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 25 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2018
Tarek A. Hassan and Rui C. Mano
Boston University and International Monetary Fund
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carry trade, forward premium puzzle, risk premia in foreign exchange markets

Firm-Level Exposure to Epidemic Diseases: COVID-19, SARS, and H1N1

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 02 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, Boston University and London Business School
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epidemic diseases, pandemic, firms, uncertainty, sentiment, computational linguistics

Firm-Level Exposure to Epidemic Diseases: COVID-19, SARS, and H1N1

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 119 (2020)
https://doi.org/10.36687/inetwp119
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2020
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Epidemic diseases, pandemic, exposure, virus, firms, uncertainty, sentiment, machine learning

Firm-Level Exposure to Epidemic Diseases: Covid-19, Sars, and H1n1

NBER Working Paper No. w26971
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Firm-Level Exposure to Epidemic Diseases: Covid-19, Sars, and H1n1

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14573
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 08 May 2020 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2020
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, London Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
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Market Sentiment: A Tragedy of the Commons

Fama-Miller Working Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-07
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2011
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Noisy Rational Expectations, Sentiment, Dispersed Information

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The Social Cost of Near-Rational Investment

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 18 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2016
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Near-rationality, investment, capital accumulation

The Social Cost of Near-Rational Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w17027
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 09 May 2011
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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The Social Cost of Near-Rational Investment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10007
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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dispersed information, information aggregation, information externality, stock market dysfunctionality

The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 10-27, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 24 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2012
Konrad Burchardi and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Boston University
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economic development, German reunification, networks, social ties

The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Nov 2011
Konrad Burchardi and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Boston University
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economic development, German reunification, networks, social ties

The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification

NBER Working Paper No. w17186
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 05 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2021
Konrad Burchardi and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Boston University
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The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8470
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Jul 2011
Konrad Burchardi and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Boston University
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economic development, German Reunification, migration, networks, social ties

Social Structure and Development: A Legacy of the Holocaust in Russia

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2016
Daron Acemoglu, Tarek A. Hassan and James A. Robinson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University and Harvard University - Department of Government
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economic development, political development, Holocaust, middle class

Social Structure and Development: A Legacy of the Holocaust in Russia

NBER Working Paper No. w16083
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 14 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2021
Daron Acemoglu, Tarek A. Hassan and James A. Robinson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University and Harvard University - Department of Government
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The Power of the Street: Evidence from Egypt's Arab Spring

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 26 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2016
Daron Acemoglu, Tarek A. Hassan and Ahmed Tahoun
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University and London Business School
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corruption, de facto political power, institutions, mobilization, protests, rents, value of connections

The Power of the Street: Evidence from Egypt&Apos;S Arab Spring

NBER Working Paper No. w20665
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2021
Daron Acemoglu, Tarek A. Hassan and Ahmed Tahoun
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University and London Business School
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The Power of the Street: Evidence from Egypt's Arab Spring

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10262
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 24 Nov 2014
Daron Acemoglu, Tarek A. Hassan and Ahmed Tahoun
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University and London Business School
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corruption, de facto political power, institutions, mobilization, protests, rents, value of connections

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Migrants, Ancestors, and Foreign Investments

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 17-21
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 06 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2017
Konrad Burchardi, Thomas Chaney and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics and Boston University
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migrations, foreign direct investment, international trade, networks, social ties

Migrants, Ancestors, and Investments

NBER Working Paper No. w21847
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 12 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2021
Konrad Burchardi, Thomas Chaney and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics and Boston University
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Migrants, Ancestors, and Investments

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11025
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Konrad Burchardi, Thomas Chaney and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics and Boston University
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foreign direct investment, international trade, migrations, networks, social ties

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Citation 28

Natural Experiments in Macroeconomics

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 25 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2015
Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln and Tarek A. Hassan
Goethe University Frankfurt and Boston University
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Permanent Income Hypothesis, Fiscal Multiplier, Institutions, Social Ties, Networks, Social Structure, Civic Capital, Trust, Multiple Equilibria

Natural Experiments in Macroeconomics

NBER Working Paper No. w21228
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 08 Jun 2015
Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln and Tarek A. Hassan
Goethe University Frankfurt and Boston University
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Natural Experiments in Macroeconomics

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10628
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln and Tarek A. Hassan
Goethe University Frankfurt and Boston University
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Civic Capital, Fiscal Multiplier, Institutions, Multiple Equilibria, Networks, Permanent Income Hypothesis, Social Structure, Social Ties, Trust

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The Geography of New Technologies

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 126
https://doi.org/10.36687/inetwp126
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2020
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston University, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and London Business School
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Technology, Geography, Employment, Innovation, R&D

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A Risk-Based Theory of Exchange Rate Stabilization

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 07 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 22 May 2020
Tarek A. Hassan, Thomas M. Mertens and Tony Zhang
Boston University, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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fixed exchange rate, managed float, exchange rate stabilization, uncovered interest parity, currency returns

Currency Manipulation

NBER Working Paper No. w22790
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 31 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2021
Tarek A. Hassan, Thomas M. Mertens and Tony Zhang
Boston University, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Currency Manipulation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11581
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 01 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2019
Tarek A. Hassan, Thomas M. Mertens and Tony Zhang
Boston University, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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currency returns, exchange rate stabilization, fixed exchange rate, managed float, uncovered interest parity

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Information Aggregation in a DSGE Model

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2016
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Noisy Rational Expectations, Dispersed Information, Business Cycles, Asset Prices, Investment, Portfolio Choice

Information Aggregation in a DSGE Model

NBER Working Paper No. w20193
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2021
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Information Aggregation in a DSGE Model

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10020
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Asset Prices, Business Cycles, Dispersed Information, Investment, Noisy Rational Expectations, Portfolio Choice

Not So Disconnected: Exchange Rates and the Capital Stock

Sloan Foundation Economics Research Paper Forthcoming, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 May 2015 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2018
Tarek A. Hassan, Thomas M. Mertens and Tony Zhang
Boston University, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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exchange rate disconnect, capital accumulation, international capital flows, uncovered interest parity

Not so Disconnected: Exchange Rates and the Capital Stock

NBER Working Paper No. w21445
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2021
Tarek A. Hassan, Thomas M. Mertens and Tony Zhang
Boston University, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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The Global Impact of Brexit Uncertainty

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 23 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Brexit, uncertainty, sentiment, machine learning, cross-country effects

The Global Impact of Brexit Uncertainty

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 106
https://doi.org/10.36687/inetwp106
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 17 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2020
Boston University, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management and London Business School
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Brexit, uncertainty, sentiment, machine learning, cross-country effects

The Global Impact of Brexit Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w26609
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 06 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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The Global Impact of Brexit Uncertainty

TRR 266 Accounting for Transparency Working Paper Series No. 11
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 06 May 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Brexit, uncertainty, sentiment, machine learning, cross-country e ffects

The Global Impact of Brexit Uncertainty

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14253
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 14 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, London Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
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Country Risk

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 157, 2021
https://doi.org/10.36687/inetwp157
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 07 May 2021
Boston University, Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Boston University and London Business School
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country risk, contagion, investment, employment, textual analysis, earnings calls

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Immigration, Innovation, and Growth

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 19 May 2020
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston University and Boston University
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migrations, innovation, patents, endogenous growth, dynamism.

Immigration, Innovation, and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w27075
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 05 May 2020
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston University and Boston University
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Immigration, Innovation, and Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14719
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 20 May 2020
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston University and Boston University
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dynamism, Endogenous Growth, Innovation, Migrations, patents

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Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects

NBER Working Paper No. w24029
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 20 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 96
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 15 Jul 2019
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Political uncertainty, quantification, firm-level, lobbying

The Immigrant Next Door: Exposure, Prejudice, and Altruism

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-16
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 09 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2021
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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contact, attitudes, immigration, prejudice, altruism

The Immigrant Next Door: Exposure, Prejudice, and Altruism

NBER Working Paper No. w28448
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 08 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 01 May 2021
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University and Harvard University, Department of Economics
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The Economics of Currency Risk

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Nov 2020
Tarek A. Hassan and Tony Zhang
Boston University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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currency risk, country risk, capital flows, uncovered interest parity, carry trade, forward premium puzzle

The Economics of Currency Risk

NBER Working Paper No. w27847
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2021
Tarek A. Hassan and Tony Zhang
Boston University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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