央行还能影响汇率吗?

伦敦——

1992年9月16日是英国丑恶的一天,被称之为“黑色星期三”。在这一天,英格兰银行放弃先前把英镑适当地维持在欧洲汇率体系中的努力。把英镑维持在规定的汇率水平让英格兰银行和英国政府耗资过大。相反,这却让乔治·索罗斯获得巨大的利益。

从那以后,英格兰银行不再对外汇市场实施任何形式的干预。这次事件加强了国际社会的共识,即当各国让汇率自由浮动时,它们的货币政策应该致力于维持国内价格稳定。

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