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Monographien

Does Financial Education Impact Financial Literacy and Financial Behavior, and if So, When?

In a meta-analysis of 126 impact evaluation studies, we find that financial education significantly impacts financial behavior and, to an even larger extent, financial literacy. These results also hold for the subsample of randomized experiments ...

Washington: World Bank Group, 2017, 75 S.
(Policy Research Working Paper ; 8161)
| Tim Kaiser, Lukas Menkhoff
Monographien

When Is Foreign Exchange Intervention Effective? Evidence from 33 Countries

This paper examines foreign exchange intervention based on novel daily data covering 33 countries from 1995 to 2011. We find that intervention is widely used and an effective policy tool, with a success rate in excess of 80 percent under somecriteria

London: CEPR, 2017, 64 S.
(Discussion Paper Series / Centre for Economic Policy Research ; 12510)
| Marcel Fratzscher, Oliver Gloede, Lukas Menkhoff, Lucio Sarno,Tobias Stöhr
Monographien

Does Financial Education Impact Financial Literacy and Financial Behavior, and If So, When?

In a meta-analysis of 126 impact evaluation studies, we find that financial education significantly impacts financial behavior and, to an even larger extent, financial literacy. These results also hold for the subsample of randomized experiments ...

Munich, Germany: Collaborative Research Center Transregio 190, 2017, 89 S.
(Discussion paper / Rationality & Competition, CRC TRR 190 ; 37)
| Tim Kaiser, Lukas Menkhoff
Monographien

Currency Value

We assess the properties of currency value strategies based on real exchange rates. We find that real exchange rates have predictive power for the cross-section of currency excess returns. However, adjusting real exchange rates for key country ...

London: CEPR, 2016, 51S.
(Discussion Paper Series / Centre for Economic Policy Research ; 11324)
| Lukas Menkhoff, Lucio Sarno, Maik Schmeling, Andreas Schrimpf
Monographien

Heterogeneous Immigrants and Foreign Direct Investment: The Role of Language Skills

We investigate the interplay of language skills and immigrant stocks in determining bilateral FDI out-stocks of OECD reporting countries. Applying a Poisson panel estimator to 2004-2011 data, we find a robust positive effect of bilateral immigrants .

Bonn: IZA, 2015, 23 S.
(Discussion Paper Series / Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ; 9419)
| Matthias Lücke, Tobias Stöhr
Monographien

Heterogeneous Immigrants and Foreign Direct Investment: The Role of Language Skills

We investigate the interplay of language skills and immigrant stocks in determining bilateral FDI out-stocks of OECD reporting countries. Applying a Poisson panel estimator to 2004-2011 data, we find a robust positive effect of bilateral immigrants .

Kiel: IfW, 2015, 23 S.
(Kieler Arbeitspapiere ; 2009)
| Matthias Lücke, Tobias Stöhr
Monographien

Politicians Promotion Incentives and Bank Risk Exposure in China

Mannheim: ZEW, 2015, 52 S.
(Discussion Paper / Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung ; 15-026)
| Li Wang, Lukas Menkhoff, Michael Schröder, Xian Xu
Monographien

Equity Premium Prediction: Are Economic and Technical Indicators Instable?

We show that technical indicators deliver economic value in predicting the U.S. equity premium. A crucial element of this value stems from the stability of return predictability over the full sample period from 1950 to 2013. Results tentatively ...

Kiel: IfW, 2015, 42 S.
(Kieler Arbeitspapiere ; 1987)
| Fabian Baetje, Lukas Menkhoff
Monographien

The Needle in the Haystack: What Drives Labor and Product Market Reforms in Advanced Countries?

The political economy literature has put forward a multitude of hypotheses regarding the drivers of structural reforms, but few, if any, empirically robust findings have emerged thus far. To make progress, we draw a parallel with model uncertainty in

Washington D.C.: IMF, 2015, 59 S.
(IMF Working Paper ; 18/101)
| Romain A Duval, Davide Furceri, Jakob Miethe
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Foreign Exchange Interventions: Frequent and Effective

In: VoxEU.org (30.06.2016), [Online-Artikel] | Marcel Fratzscher, Lukas Menkhoff, Lucio Sarno, Tobias Stöhr
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