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Globalization and Economic and Financial Instability.

1843768097

Globalization and economic and financial instability.

Ed. by H. Peter Gray and John R. Dilyard.

Edward Elgar Publishing

2005

630 pages

$265.00

Hardcover

The globalization of the world economy; 16, An Elgar reference collection

HF1418

Gray (international business and economics, Rutgers U.) and Dilyard (St. Francis College) collect 30 articles from 1987-2003 on globalization and economic and financial instability. The articles deal with the problem in general terms, then developing nations, regional instability, instability in the industrialized world, and structural weaknesses in the international financial architecture. A sampling of specific topics: banking and currency, monetary reform, foreign investment and sustainable development, Brazil, East Asia, Taiwan, Malaysia, the US economy, Russia, and the Washington Consensus. Articles were drawn from books and journals and were written by internationally based scholars and researchers. The book is intended for students, researchers, and professors in economics, business, and international political economy.

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