This study examines the short-run and long-run dynamics in the relationship between money and prices in Suriname using the annual data set from 1980 to 2010. In particular, the direction of causality between these macroeconomic variables is investigated. 

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This paper investigates the effects of human capital on economic growth in Suriname for the period 1971 to 2011. Many empirical studies indicate that the accumulation of this form of capital has a significant impact on macroeconomic growth. At the same time some studies show an overestimation of the role of human capital in growth. 

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The  paper  presents  an  analytical  underpinning  of  the  need  for  fiscal  stabilization policies as the base for macro-economic  stabilization  and growth in Suriname  within the context of its dependency on natural resources. We present an empirical analysis of boom-and-bust episodes affecting the Surinamese economy over the period 1960–2012 as led by the cycles of natural resource income accruing to the budget.

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This paper examines the relationship between government expenditures and economic growth in Suriname from 1971 to 2011. According to the Keynesian theory it is the government's responsibility to stimulate or dampen economic growth within the country by using fiscal policy. For the last decade Suriname has experienced sustained economic growth. 

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This paper reviews the development of the financial system in Suriname from 1990‐2013. The literature has identified four criteria that are used to measure financial sector developments. These are: depth, access, efficiency and stability. This paper aims to use these characteristics to describe and analyze the Surinamese financial system and its evolution over decades of analysis. 

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Exchange RatesAugust 26th and until further notice

Currency Buying Selling
USD 7,396 7,520
EUR 8,159 8,331
GBP 8,984 9,209
ANG 4,112 4,228
AWG 4,112 4,228
BRL 1,777 1,840
TTD 1,077 1,111
BBD 3,667 3,760
XCD 2,712 2,783
PER 100 GYD 3,482 3,599

Gold CertificatesAugust 26th and until further notice

Coupon SRD
5 gram 3.640,62
10 gram 7.281,25
50 gram 36.406,24
100 gram 72.812,49
500 gram 364.062,44
1000 gram 728.124,87
Gold LME: USD 1.505,80 / tr.oz

Inflation

  Average End-of-period
2012 5.0 4.3
2013 1.9 0.6
2014 3.4 3.9
2015 6.9 25.1
2016 55.5 52.4
2017 22.0  9.2 
2018 6.8  5.4 
     
2019 Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan 0.7 5.5
Feb -0.1 4.3
Mar 0.0 4.2
Apr 0.6 4.6
May 0.4  
Jun* 0.4  

*) Preliminary figures 

 

WisselkoersenAugust 26 en tot nader order

Geldsoort Aankoop Verkoop
USD 7,396 7,520
EUR 8,159 8,331
GBP 8,984 9,209
ANG 4,112 4,228
AWG 4,112 4,228
BRL 1,777 1,840
TTD 1,077 1,111
BBD 3,667 3,760
XCD 2,712 2,783
PER 100 GYD 3,482 3,599
CNY 1,028 1,061

GoudcertificatenAugust 26 en tot nader order

Coupure SRD
5 gram 3.640,62
10 gram 7.281,25
50 gram 36.406,24
100 gram 72.812,49
500 gram 364.062,44
1000 gram 728.124,87
Gold LME: USD 1.505,80 / tr.oz

Inflatie

  Average End-of-period
2012 5.0 4.3
2013 1.9 0.6
2014 3.4 3.9
2015 6.9 25.1
2016 55.5 52.4
2017 22.0  9.2 
2018 6.8  5.4 
     
2019 Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan 0.7 5.5
Feb -0.1 4.3
Mar 0.0 4.2
Apr 0.6 4.6
May 0.4  
Jun* 0.4  

*) Preliminary figures 

 

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