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  • How Global Currencies Work
    How Global Currencies Work (English, Hardback) Barry Eichengreen, Arnaud Mehl

    A powerful new understanding of global currency trends, including the rise of the Chinese yuan...

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  • Globalizing Capital
    Globalizing Capital (English, Paperback) Barry Eichengreen

    Emphasizes the importance of the international monetary system for understanding the international economy. This book demonstrates that the international monetary system can be understood and effectively governed only if it is seen as a historical phenomenon extending from the period of the gold standard to today's world of fluctuating prices.

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  • From Miracle to Maturity
    From Miracle to Maturity (English, Hardback) Barry Eichengreen, Dwight H. Perkins

    South Korea was one of the poorest economies on the planet after the Korean War; by the twenty-first century, it had become a middle-income country, home to some of the world's leading industrial corporations. From Miracle to Maturity offers an analysis of Korea's remarkable economic growth and considers whether its economy is now underperforming.

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  • The European Economy since 1945
    The European Economy since 1945 (English, Paperback) Barry Eichengreen

    Over the second half of the twentieth century, the average European's buying power tripled, while working hours fell by a third. This work offers an account of the extraordinary development of Europe's economy since the end of World War II.

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  • Global Imbalances and the Lessons of Bretton Woods
    Global Imbalances and the Lessons of Bretton Woods (English, Paperback) Barry Eichengreen

    Why the current Bretton Woods-like international financial system, featuring large current account deficits in the center country, the United States, and massive reserve accumulation by the periphery, is not sustainable.

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  • Hall of Mirrors
    Hall of Mirrors (English, Paperback) Barry Eichengreen

    The Great Depression and the Great Recession are the two great economic crises of the past hundred years. In Hall of Mirrors, Barry Eichengreen draws on his unparalleled expertise for a brilliantly conceived dual-track account of the two crises and their consequences.

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  • The World in Depression, 1929-1939
    The World in Depression, 1929-1939 (English, Paperback) Charles Poor Kindleberger

    Emphasizes three factors that continue to shape global financial markets: panic, the power of contagion, and importance of hegemony. This title shows why US Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers, during the darkest hours of the 2008 global financial crisis, turned to Kindleberger and his peers for guidance.

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  • Hall of Mirrors
    Hall of Mirrors (English, Hardback) Barry Eichengreen

    "A brilliantly conceived dual-track account of the two greatest economic crises of the last century and their consequences"--

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  • Built to Last: A Political Architecture for Europe
    Built to Last: A Political Architecture for Europe (English, Paperback) Erik Berglof, Barry Eichengreen

    Combines intellectual rigour with attention to key policy issues and is the only analysis of European integration that is specifically aimed at both European and non-European audiences. The series offers a distinctive and valuable forum for discussions of European economic policy which are analytically rigorous and yet accessible to policy-makers.

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  • Toward a New International Financial Architecture - A Practical Post-Asia Agenda
    Toward a New International Financial Architecture - A Practical Post-Asia Agenda (English, Paperback) Barry Eichengreen

    Addresses current concerns that existing institutional arrangements, including Bretton Woods institutions, can no longer adequately cope with today's world of high capital mobility. Provides a critical assessment of competing proposals to better predict, forestall, and resolve international financial crises, and outlines a practical and pragmatic agenda for reform. Annotation c. Book News, Inc.,...

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  • Toward an East Asian Exchange Rate Regime
    Toward an East Asian Exchange Rate Regime (English, Paperback) Duck-Koo Chung

    East Asian exchange rates have become a global flashpoint. U.S. policymakers blame artificially low Asian currency values for global imbalances, including America's ballooning current account deficit.

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  • World Economy After The Global Crisis, The: A New Economic Order For The 21st Century
    World Economy After The Global Crisis, The: A New Economic Order For The 21st Century (English, Hardback) Barry Eichengreen

    Assesses options for the global financial system, the global trading system, the international monetary system, and the Group of 20 and global governance. This book contemplates the policy challenges for emerging markets and the advanced economies in the wake of the financial crisis.

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  • Exorbitant Privilege
    Exorbitant Privilege (English, Paperback) George C Pardee and Helen N Pardee Professor of Economics and Political Science Barry Eichengreen

    Recent events in the US--high unemployment, record federal deficits, and unprecedented financial distress--have raised serious doubts about the future of the dollar. So profound has been the impact that some say the dollar may soon cease to be the world's standard currency. Is the situation that bad? In Exorbitant Privilege, one of our foremost experts on the international financial system argues...

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  • Currency Convertibility
    Currency Convertibility (English, Paperback) Barry Eichengreen

    In this text a team of leading international economists and economic historians look at parallel situations in the history of the international monetary system, focusing in particular on the gold standard.

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  • Politics and Institutions in an Integrated Europe
    Politics and Institutions in an Integrated Europe (English, Hardback) Barry Eichengreen

    In this volume, a group of distinguished economists, political scientists, and sociologists analyze the political economy of European integration.

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  • Financial Crises and What to Do About Them
    Financial Crises and What to Do About Them (English, Paperback) Barry Eichengreen

    This work explains the patterns behind financial crises, examines international financial architecture, makes recommendations for avoiding the dangers of crises (and managing them better when they do occur), and shows how official efforts to strengthen the international financial system may have made life more difficult for the poorest countries.

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  • Exorbitant Privilege
    Exorbitant Privilege (Hardback) Barry Eichengreen

    Since the Second World War, the US dollar has been the world's sole international reserve currency, giving it, in the words of one critic, 'exorbitant privilege'. But in the wake of the worldwide financial crisis, will other currencies overtake it? And what impact would that have? Eichengreen explains the history and assesses what may come.

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  • Renminbi Internationalization
    Renminbi Internationalization (English, Paperback) Barry Eichengreen

    Following the global financial crisis of 2008, China's major monetary policy objective is the internationalization of the renminbi, that is, to create an international role for its currency akin to the international role currently played by the US dollar. This book deals with this topic.

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  • Exorbitant Privilege
    Exorbitant Privilege (English, Paperback) Barry Eichengreen

    The story of how the dollar rose to global dominance in the twentieth century - and an assessment of what the future holds for the world's most important currency.

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  • Bond Markets in Latin America
    Bond Markets in Latin America (English, Hardback) Eduardo Borensztein

    The first comprehensive examination of the importance of local bond market development in Latin America, with conceptual and comparative assessments, case studies of six countries, and new, unique data sets.

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