China's Currency: Economic Issues and Options for U.S. Trade Policy

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This report starts out by describing China's policy of pegging its currency to the U.S. dollar at an exchange rate of roughly 8.28 yuan to the dollar. As a result, the exchange rate between the yuan and the dollar basically stayed the same. The report discusses most significant events concerning China's currency policy and its impact on U.S. trade deficit.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 22, 2008
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Morrison, Wayne M.

Specialist in International Trade and Finance Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade Division

Creator (Author):
Labonte, Marc

Specialist in Macroeconomics Government and Finance Division

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: May 22, 2008
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United States
Description:

This report starts out by describing China's policy of pegging its currency to the U.S. dollar at an exchange rate of roughly 8.28 yuan to the dollar. As a result, the exchange rate between the yuan and the dollar basically stayed the same. The report discusses most significant events concerning China's currency policy and its impact on U.S. trade deficit.

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55 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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