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(or, Plaza Agreement) between France, West Germany, Japan, the US, and the UK, to depreciate the U.S. dollar in relation to the Japanese yen and German Deutsche Mark by intervening in currency markets, in 1985

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By the Plaza Accord, struck in 1985, Tokyo was forced to appreciate the yen substantially in relation to the dollar, with the Deutsche Mark compelled to follow suit.

—p.116 Trojan Horse (96) by Yanis Varoufakis
3 years, 2 months ago

A period of healthy manufacturing growth in the United States began when the dollar was devalued in the Plaza Accord

—p.19 The Long Downturn (9) by Nick Srnicek
3 years, 4 months ago