Journals Higher Education



10 May 2013

216 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199672431

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Crises and Opportunities

The Shaping of Modern Finance

Youssef Cassis

  • Historical overview of eight major global financial crises: the Baring Crisis of 1890; the American Panic of 1907; the Financial Crisis in 1914; the Great Depression of 1929-33; the Financial Instability of the early 1970s; the International Debt Crisis of 1982; the Japanese Banking Crisis of 1997-8; and the Financial Debacle of 2008
  • Explored through themes of Governance, Regulation, International Cooperation, and the Balance of Power
  • Written by a leading financial historian in an accessible style

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