Transaction and valuation effects on Germany's international investment position (IIP) - new statistical approaches and IIP trends

@inproceedings{Schipper2017TransactionAV,
  title={Transaction and valuation effects on Germany's international investment position (IIP) - new statistical approaches and IIP trends},
  author={Ursula Schipper},
  year={2017}
}
Germany's cross-border investments and liabilities as reflected in its international investment position (IIP) have increased considerably over the past decade and have thus become more significant in macroeconomic terms. Changes in the IIP are driven by the current account balance, as well as by price movements in the foreign exchange and securities markets. These valuation effects are now being systematically calculated for the first time and can therefore be integrated into the balancing… CONTINUE READING