Financial crises and recession in the global economy

This timely and authoritative book explains the rise and fall of economies in Asia, Central America and Europe since 1980 and discusses these crises in the context of continuing economic globalization. This updated and fully revised edition includes a detailed account of the Mexican crisis of 1994-9...

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Main Author: Allen, Roy E.
Corporate Author: Edward Elgar Publishing
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cheltenham, U.K Edward Elgar 1999
Edition:2nd ed
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Collection: Edward Elgar eBooks Archive 1993-2015 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This timely and authoritative book explains the rise and fall of economies in Asia, Central America and Europe since 1980 and discusses these crises in the context of continuing economic globalization. This updated and fully revised edition includes a detailed account of the Mexican crisis of 1994-95, the Japanese crisis which has worsened in the late 1990s and the Asian crisis which emerged in 1997. Professor Allen discusses the impact of new uses and forms of money, and new financial flows such as electronic monies and offshore financial markets
1. The expansion and globalization of financial markets -- 2. Financial market globalization and new trade patterns -- 3. New uses and forms of money, monetary velocity, and wealth transfers -- 4. Financial crises and recession -- 5. International adjustments and political responses
Physical Description:xvi, 212 p ill
ISBN:9781840646320
9781840640878
1840640871
9781840647648
1840646322