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The effects of exchange rate changes on palm oil export of Malaysia

Hassan, Mohd Khairul Hisyam and Yusoff, Mohammed and Zakaria, Intan Zanariah and Mohamad, Noorihsan (2008) The effects of exchange rate changes on palm oil export of Malaysia. In: The Malaysian agricultural sector: strategies & challenges. Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, Serdang, Selangor, pp. 133-144. ISBN 9789675026980

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Malaysia now has become less dependent on the primary commodity exports to generate economic growth and employment. But the recent financial crisis had indicated that Malaysia should not underestimate the importance of its primary commodity sector. In particular, the palm oil export performed beyond expectations during the Asian financial crisis, which had to certain extent, cushioned the impact of financial crisis on the domestic economy.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Additional Information: 4178/42567
Uncontrolled Keywords: exchange rate, palm oil, Malaysia
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory > HB131 Methodology.Mathematical economics. Quantitative methods
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory > HB3711 Business cycles. Economic fluctuations
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD1401 Agriculture
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences > Department of Economics
Depositing User: Dr. Noorihsan Mohamad
Date Deposited: 19 May 2015 15:50
Last Modified: 19 May 2015 15:50
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/42567

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