The Resource Financial crisis, contagion, and containment : from Asia to Argentina, Padma Desai

Financial crisis, contagion, and containment : from Asia to Argentina, Padma Desai

Label
Financial crisis, contagion, and containment : from Asia to Argentina
Title
Financial crisis, contagion, and containment
Title remainder
from Asia to Argentina
Statement of responsibility
Padma Desai
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides a sweeping, up-to-date, and boldly critical account of the financial crises that rocked East Asia and other parts of the world beginning with the collapse of the Thai baht in 1997. Retracing the story of Asia's ""Crisis Five""--Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea, the Philippines, and Thailand--Padma Desai argues that the region's imprudently fast-paced opening to the free flow of capital was pushed by determined advocates, official and private, in the global economy's U.S.-led developed center. Turmoil ensued in these peripheral economies, the Russian ruble faltered, and Braz
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
332/.042
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB3722
LC item number
.D47 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Financial crisis, contagion, and containment : from Asia to Argentina, Padma Desai
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-291) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The East Asian Crisis: A Crisis of Over-Investment or Unregulated, Premature Capital Flows?
  • The Asian Crisis Chronology
  • The Ruble Collapses in August 1998
  • Block
  • The Ruble: Premature Capital Account Convertibility
  • Contagion from the Ruble to the Real
  • Beyond Bangkok: Crisis Erupts in Buenos Aires and in the Bosphorus
  • The Contagion
  • International Monetary Fund to the Rescue: How Did It Fare? Badly
  • Was There Moral Hazard in the Asian Financial Crisis?
  • The U.S. Economy in Transition
  • How Much Corruption? Does Corruption Matter?
  • Chilean Capital Inflow Tax
  • Capital Account Convertibility in China and India: A Cautionary Tale of Two Countries
  • Crisis Prevention and Containment: The Next Steps in Financial Reform
  • The Euro: Teething Troubles and Faltering Responses
  • Japan: The Lost Decade of the Nineties amidst Policy Paralysis
  • The Asian Financial Crisis
  • Blocks
  • What Are Fundamentals? What Are Structural Issues?
  • The Current Account and the Exchange Rate
  • Financial Liberalization, Capital Account Decontrol, and the Regulatory Framework
Control code
ocn894987192
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 303 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400865376
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt9m55tr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3310881x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)894987192
  • pebcs1400865379

Library Locations

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