Theories of Exchange Rate Determination | International Economics

For the determination of the par values of different currencies, alternative theoretical explanations have been given. Some of the prominent explanations or theories include: 1. Mint Parity Theory 2. The Purchasing Power Parity Theory 3. The Balance of Payments Theory 4. The Monetary Approach to Foreign Exchange 5. Portfolio Balance Approach. 1. The Mint Parity Theory: The earliest theory of [...]