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Manias, panics and crashes : a history of financial crises

Robert Z. Aliber, Emeritus Professor of International Economics and Finance, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago, Charles P. Kindleberger, formerly Ford Professor of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
  • Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
  • Copyright Notice: ©2015
  • Seventh edition.
  • ix, 426 pages ; 24 cm
  • Washington LRC Reserves
    HB3722 .A35675 2015 c. 1
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Subjects
Contents
  • Foreword / Robert M. Solow
  • Financial crises: a hardy perennial
  • The anatomy of a typical crisis
  • Speculative manias
  • Fueling the flames : the expansion of credit
  • The critical stage : when the bubble is about to pop
  • Euphoria and paper wealth
  • Bernie Madoff : frauds, swindles, and the credit cycle
  • International contagion 1618-1930
  • Bubble contagion : Mexico City to Tokyo to Bangkok to New York, London, and Reykjavik
  • Euromania and eurocrash
  • Policy responses : benign neglect, exhortation, and bank holidays
  • The domestic lender of last resort
  • The international lender of last resort
  • The Lehman panic : an avoidable crash
  • The lessons of history
  • Afterword / Lord Robert Skidelsky.
Other information
  • Revised edition of Manias, panics, and crashes, 2011.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-403) and index.
ISBN
  • 9781137525758
  • 1137525754
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2015017424
  • OCLC: 909777087
  • OCLC: 909777087