International Finance Theory and Policy
by Steven M. Suranovic

Problem Sets

LEVEL 1: Basic Definitional
LEVEL 2: Basic Intermediate
LEVEL 3: Advanced Intermediate

LEVEL 1
Problem Set F30 1-1

LEVEL 2
Problem Set F30 2-1
Problem Set F30 2-2

LEVEL 3

Answer Keys

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Related Links

 

Purchasing Power Parity Info Site
OECD site containing statistics and the latest research, reports and papers relating to PPPs.

PPP FAQ
an excellent summary from the OECD. A MUST READ!

Comparative Price Levels for OECD countries -December 2003
these numbers are the same as the real exchange rates.

PPPs for OECD Countries since 1970
compare these with the exchange rates in each year to determine if exchange rates were overvalued or undervalued with respect to PPP

CPI FAQ
an excellent summary from the US BLS describing the derivation and use of the Consumer Price index

Video: Economist's Big Mac Index
this video clip explains PPP by comparing Big Mac prices around the world.

Lattenomics from the Economist
a new theory percolating through FOREX markets.

National GDP Comparisons
scroll down the page to see 2003 GDP comparisons using PPP exchange rates.