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The weaponisation of the dollar: policy options for small countries

Sen, Julius (2019) The weaponisation of the dollar: policy options for small countries. Strategic Updates (August 2019). LSE IDEAS, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

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The decision by the Trump administration to withdraw from the Iran deal and to amplify its sanctions regime against Iran has demonstrated how a relatively unused and untested tool available uniquely to the US: the dollar as a currency, together with the infrastructure of the global payments system, is being weaponised.

Item Type: Monograph (Working Paper)
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Additional Information: © 2019 The Author
Divisions: IGA: LSE IDEAS
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Date Deposited: 08 Dec 2020 12:30
Last Modified: 13 Dec 2020 01:01

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