The Determinants of Currency Crises: A Political Economy Approach

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Palgrave Macmillan, May 15, 2009 - Business & Economics - 272 pages
This book explores the role of political factors in the occurrence of currency crises, using an eclectic approach that blends case studies, a rigorous theoretical discussion, and econometric analysis.

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Some Clues from History
PoliticalEconomy Crisis Models
The Role of Politics in Crisis Prediction

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BJÖRN ROTHER is an Economist at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C., and worked previously as a consultant with Mckinsey & Company Inc. He holds a Doctorate in Economics from the Free University of Berlin.

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