Essays Tagged: "Russian ruble"

Global Financing and Exchange Rate Mechanisms: Hard and Soft Currencies

and Bangladesh are considered countries with soft currency. Current forms of soft currency are the Russian ruble, Mexican peso, Philippines peso, and the Hong Kong dollar. Generally, the governments ... their currency to hard currency such as the United States dollar or British pound. For example, the Russian ruble is considered a soft currency because Russia is a low income country whose rates are f ...

(4 pages) 189 0 3.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Russia and the WTO

the last five years has been stimulated primarily by energy exports, particularly given the boom in Russian oil production and relatively high world oil prices during this period. But this type of gro ... ction and relatively high world oil prices during this period. But this type of growth has made the Russian economy dangerously dependent on oil and natural gas exports, and especially vulnerable to f ...

(6 pages) 74 0 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers