Example sentences for: devaluation

How can you use “devaluation” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Financial panic struck Russia last week, the Moscow Times reports, after financier George Soros called, in a letter to London's Financial Times , for Russia to set up a currency board and proposed a 15 percent to 20 percent ruble devaluation.

  • The LAT says the austerity moves are "likely to produce a punishing recession," but suggests this cure isn't as bad as the disease of a currency devaluation, which it says, the government is determined to avoid.

  • The government worries that foreign investors, anxious to unload their rubles, will force a devaluation of the currency.

  • Almost at the end of his article (""), he says that given that the Brazilian devaluation didn't bring hyperinflation, it could be expected that an Argentinian devaluation wouldn't bring hyperinflation.

  • Mikhail Khodorkovksy tells the NYT that politicians pumped billions of dollars out of Russia when insider information suggested that currency devaluation was imminent.

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