Causal Relationship Between Real Exchange Rate and Economic Growth in Asia – Pacific Region

ADALYA JOURNAL, Volume 8 (9), 2019

3 Pages Posted: 11 Sep 2020

See all articles by Amirdha Vasani Sankarkumar

Amirdha Vasani Sankarkumar

Bharathidasan University

Murugesan Selvam

Department of Commerce and Financial Studies, Bharathidasan University

Chinnadurai Kathiravan

Department of Commerce and Financial Studies, Bharathidasan University

Marxia Oli Sigo

Department of Commerce and Financial Studies

Date Written: September 2019

Abstract

The main purpose of this study is to examine the causal relationship between Real Exchange Rate and Economic Growth Variables in the Asia – Pacific region. Granger Causality Test was employed, to examine the causal relationship between the dependent and independent variables, with the sample economies, over the period from 2006 to 2017, under quarterly frequency. The researcher did not find any signs of causal relationship between the variables, in majority of the sample countries.

Keywords: Real Exchange Rate, Imports, Exports, and Foreign Exchange Reserves

JEL Classification: G15, F21, and F31

Suggested Citation

Sankarkumar, Amirdha Vasani and Selvam, Murugesan and Kathiravan, Chinnadurai and Sigo, Marxia Oli, Causal Relationship Between Real Exchange Rate and Economic Growth in Asia – Pacific Region (September 2019). ADALYA JOURNAL, Volume 8 (9), 2019, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3664156

Amirdha Vasani Sankarkumar (Contact Author)

Bharathidasan University ( email )

Tiruchirappalli
Tamil Nadu
India

Murugesan Selvam

Department of Commerce and Financial Studies, Bharathidasan University ( email )

Tiruchirappalli
Tamil Nadu
India

Chinnadurai Kathiravan

Department of Commerce and Financial Studies, Bharathidasan University ( email )

Tiruchirappalli
Tamil Nadu
India

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Marxia Oli Sigo

Department of Commerce and Financial Studies ( email )

Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu 620024
India

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