The Asian financial crisis : crisis, reform and recovery

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksBook (Author)

Abstract

The Asian financial crisis of 1997-98 shook the foundations of the global economy. What began as a localized currency crisis soon engulfed the entire Asian region. What went wrong and how did the Asian economies, long considered "miracles," respond? How did the United States, Japan and other G-7 countries react to the crisis? What role did the IMF play? Why did China remain conspicuously insulated from the turmoil raging in its midst? What lessons can be learnt from the crisis by other emerging economies? This book provides answers to all the above questions and more. It gives a comprehensive account of how the international economic order operates, examines its strengths and weaknesses, and what needs to be done to fix it. The book will be vital to students of economics, international political economy, Asian and development studies.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherManchester University Press
ISBN (Print)9780719066030
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Externally publishedYes

Fingerprint

Asian financial crisis
Asia
Currency crises
Global economy
G-7 countries
International political economy
Asian economies
Emerging economies
China
International economic order
Economics
Japan

Cite this

@book{1865be56c710455fa02ca5e39ddc5141,
title = "The Asian financial crisis : crisis, reform and recovery",
abstract = "The Asian financial crisis of 1997-98 shook the foundations of the global economy. What began as a localized currency crisis soon engulfed the entire Asian region. What went wrong and how did the Asian economies, long considered {"}miracles,{"} respond? How did the United States, Japan and other G-7 countries react to the crisis? What role did the IMF play? Why did China remain conspicuously insulated from the turmoil raging in its midst? What lessons can be learnt from the crisis by other emerging economies? This book provides answers to all the above questions and more. It gives a comprehensive account of how the international economic order operates, examines its strengths and weaknesses, and what needs to be done to fix it. The book will be vital to students of economics, international political economy, Asian and development studies.",
author = "Shalendra SHARMA",
year = "2003",
language = "English",
isbn = "9780719066030",
publisher = "Manchester University Press",
address = "United Kingdom",

}

The Asian financial crisis : crisis, reform and recovery. / SHARMA, Shalendra.

Manchester University Press, 2003.

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksBook (Author)

TY - BOOK

T1 - The Asian financial crisis : crisis, reform and recovery

AU - SHARMA, Shalendra

PY - 2003

Y1 - 2003

N2 - The Asian financial crisis of 1997-98 shook the foundations of the global economy. What began as a localized currency crisis soon engulfed the entire Asian region. What went wrong and how did the Asian economies, long considered "miracles," respond? How did the United States, Japan and other G-7 countries react to the crisis? What role did the IMF play? Why did China remain conspicuously insulated from the turmoil raging in its midst? What lessons can be learnt from the crisis by other emerging economies? This book provides answers to all the above questions and more. It gives a comprehensive account of how the international economic order operates, examines its strengths and weaknesses, and what needs to be done to fix it. The book will be vital to students of economics, international political economy, Asian and development studies.

AB - The Asian financial crisis of 1997-98 shook the foundations of the global economy. What began as a localized currency crisis soon engulfed the entire Asian region. What went wrong and how did the Asian economies, long considered "miracles," respond? How did the United States, Japan and other G-7 countries react to the crisis? What role did the IMF play? Why did China remain conspicuously insulated from the turmoil raging in its midst? What lessons can be learnt from the crisis by other emerging economies? This book provides answers to all the above questions and more. It gives a comprehensive account of how the international economic order operates, examines its strengths and weaknesses, and what needs to be done to fix it. The book will be vital to students of economics, international political economy, Asian and development studies.

UR - http://commons.ln.edu.hk/sw_master/3447

M3 - Book (Author)

SN - 9780719066030

BT - The Asian financial crisis : crisis, reform and recovery

PB - Manchester University Press

ER -