The cost of a dollar in Ukraine

03/30/23, The Indicator (08:41)


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Summary: The central bank of Ukraine has been working hard to maintain macroeconomic stability in face of extreme conditions. One of their jobs is maintaining a stable currency (hryvnia) as the expensive war wages on. We see how the exchange rate impacts a woman trying to supply crucial medicine to Ukrainians. Students get practice with exchange rate conversions in this setting.

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