Rate Differentials Keeping Dollar Strong

Platt, Gordon
March 2006
Global Finance;Mar2006, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p52
Trade Publication
The article reports on the yield advantage of dollar rate to the euro and the Japanese yen in the global finance industry. Carl B. Weinberg, chief economist at High Frequency Economics, states that interest-rate spreads are the indicators of currencies and not the change in the spread. The U.S. economy is off to a strong start in the year 2006 to take up the diminishing slack in the economy.


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