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CentrePiece article
Challenges for the dollar as a reserve currency
Gianluca Benigno
June 2011
Paper No' CEPCP339:
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CentrePiece 16 (1) Summer 2011

JEL Classification: F31; F32; F41

Tags: reserve currency; international; usa; china

Gianluca Benigno examines the extent to which the financial crisis has undermined the dollar's pre-eminence.

This is an edited version of 'Challenges for the Dollar as a Reserve Currency' by Gianluca Benigno, a chapter in Beyond the Dollar: Rethinking the International Monetary System, a Chatham House report edited by Paola Subacchi and John Driffill.