To Assess the Association between Exchange Rate, Commodity Prices and Cryptocurrency in Indonesia

  • Nur Hussain Morgan State University, United States of America.
Keywords: Exchange rate, Oil price, Gold price, Cotton price, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Indonesia.

Abstract

The paper aimed to assess the association among exchange rate, commodity prices and crypto currency in Indonesia. This study is quantitative in which the data has been gathered from the Investing.com from 2016 to 2020. The variables which were considered in the study include exchange rate, gold prices, cotton prices, oil prices, Bitcoin and Ethereum. In terms of the analysis, the vector autoregression and granger causality test has been adopted.The results of this study identified that there is no effect of exchange rate, oil price, cotton price and gold price on Bitcoin. On the other hand, there is only significant effect of gold prices on Ethereum. The results of this study are restricted to Indonesian context and the data has been considered from 2016 to 2019 due to the lack of data on crypto currency.

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Published
2020-05-29
How to Cite
Hussain, N. (2020). To Assess the Association between Exchange Rate, Commodity Prices and Cryptocurrency in Indonesia. Research in Social Sciences, 3(1), 1-13. https://doi.org/10.53935/2641-5305.v3i1.36
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