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What is a eurodollar? If a French citizen deposits $10,000 in Chase Manhattan Bank in New York have eurodollars been created? What if the deposit is made in Barclay's Bank in London? In Chase Manhattan's Paris branch? Does the existence of the eurodollar market make the Federal Reserve's job of controlling U.S. interest rates easier or more difficult? Explain.

Summary Introduction

To identify: The given deposits create Eurodollar or not and effect of Eurodollar market on controlling job of the Federal reserve.

Introduction:

Eurodollar:

The U Country dollar held or deposited in any country except the United States is termed as Eurodollar.

Explanation

Eurodollar

It refers to that deposit of U Country dollar which is held by any bank or financial institution of any foreign country except the United States. It is not mandatory that it should be held by only the European banks.

If deposit in NY City:

No, the deposit made by French citizen of American dollar in a bank situated in the New York will not create euro dollar.

If deposit in LD City:

Yes, the deposit made by French citizen of American dollar in a bank situated in the London will create euro dollar.

If deposit in PR City:

Yes, the deposit made by French citizen of American dollar in a bank situated in the Paris will create euro dollar.

Effect of Eurodollar market on job of controlling U.S. interest rates:

The Eurodollar market complicates the job of controlling of the Federal reserve...

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