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- University of Chicago Press 2007; US$ 45.00
The management of financial crises in emerging markets is a vital and high-stakes challenge in an increasingly global economy. For this reason, it's also a highly contentious issue in today's public policy circles. In this book, leading economists-many of whom have also participated in policy debates on these issues-consider how best to reduce the... more...
- UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2009; US$ 14.99
Many people feel that money and what we perceive as the psyche, or soul, are bitter enemies: do we choose money or soul, finance or feelings, markets or common humanity? This book traces the origins of these opposing concepts and the feelings that money provokes. Economic ideas often stand out as being universal, globally valid, and without cultural... more...
- Hoover Institution Press 2001; US$ 7.99
Currency Unions reviews the traditional case for flexible exchange rates and "countercyclical"?that is, expansionary during recessions and contractionary in booms?monetary policy, and shows how flexible exchange rate regimes can better insulate the economy from such real disturbances as terms-of-trade shocks. The book also looks at the pitfalls of... more...
Grenada: 2014 Article IV Consultation and Request for An Extended Credit Facility Arrangement-Staff Report; and Press ReleaseInternational Monetary Fund 2014; US$ 9.00
This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Grenadaâ€™s economy continues to face significant headwinds after a decade of natural disasters and economic shocks coalesced into a deep economic crisis by 2011â€“2012. Economic activity declined by more than 8 percent of GDP from peak to trough (2008â€“2012) as tourism and construction collapsed.... more...
Sudan: Staff Monitored Program-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for SudanInternational Monetary Fund 2014; US$ 9.00
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Context: Sudan is a fragile state mired in a heavy debt burden, international sanctions, and volatile domestic and regional political environments. These problems, together with limited revenue mobilization, are constraining Sudanâ€™s growth prospects and poverty reduction efforts. The economic situation worsened following the... more...
Albania: First Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; and Press ReleaseInternational Monetary Fund 2014; US$ 9.00
KEY ISSUES Background: On February 28, the Executive Board approved a three-year Extended Arrangement with access of SDR 295.42 million (492.4 percent of quota). A purchase of SDR 23.55 million (about EUR 26.4 million) was made in April 2014, and another will be made in the same amount upon completion of the first review. Recent Economic Developments:... more...
Nepal: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for NepalInternational Monetary Fund 2014; US$ 9.00
KEY ISSUES Context: Successful elections for a new Constituent Assembly and formation of a new government have stabilized the political situation. Macroeconomic situation and outlook: Nepalâ€™s macroeconomic situation remains broadly favorable. Growth is projected to recover in 2013/14 owing to good monsoons, robust growth in services, and increased... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2014; Not Available
The acute problem of inequality in the world was brought centre stage by the sensational appearance of French economist Thomas Piketty's bestselling book Capital in the Twenty-first Century. In Western Empires, Christianity, and the Inequalities between the West and the Rest 1500-2010 , Sampie Terreblanche studies the matter from a political economic... more...
People's Republic of China: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for the People's Republic of ChinaInternational Monetary Fund 2014; US$ 9.00
KEY ISSUES Context. After three decades of remarkable growth, the economy has been slowing. Much of the slowdown has been structural, reflecting the natural convergence process and waning dividends from past reforms; weak global growth has also contributed. Moreover, since the global financial crisis, growth has relied too much on investment and... more...
Lebanon: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for LebanonInternational Monetary Fund 2014; US$ 9.00
KEY ISSUES Context: The economy is being severely tested by the Syria crisis. The refugee influx has reached one quarter of the population, fueling already high unemployment and poverty. The political impasse from the presidential elections—following months of negotiations over a new government—adds to the uncertainty. The economy is meanwhile suffering... more...