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Definition of

J curve

Currency & Exchange

line representing falling exchange rate's effect on trade a line on a graph shaped like a letter "J," with an initial short fall, followed by a longer rise, used to describe the effect of a falling exchange rate on a country's balance of trade

Definitions of ’J curve’ and meaning of ’J curve’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’J curve’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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