International Finance and Open-Economy Macroeconomics: Theory, History, and Policy

Hendrik Van Den Berg


International Finance and Open-Economy Macroeconomics: Theory, History, and Policy

International Finance and Open-Economy Macroeconomics: Theory, History, and Policy

  • Title: International Finance and Open-Economy Macroeconomics: Theory, History, and Policy
  • Author: Hendrik Van Den Berg
  • ISBN: 9789814293518
  • Page: 360
  • Format: Paperback



This historically based textbook on international finance and open economy macroeconomics provides a complete course on the theory and policies that shaped our international financial system Utilizing the 1944 Bretton Woods Conference as a unifying theme, the book covers all the standard topics of international finance, such as foreign exchange markets, balance of paymentThis historically based textbook on international finance and open economy macroeconomics provides a complete course on the theory and policies that shaped our international financial system Utilizing the 1944 Bretton Woods Conference as a unifying theme, the book covers all the standard topics of international finance, such as foreign exchange markets, balance of payments accounting, macroeconomic policy in an open economy, exchange rate crises, multinational enterprises, international banking, and the evolution of our international financial system The detailed international financial theory is presented in a lively manner that reflects the close relationship between actual world events and the development of economic thought.The book also analyzes the causes of the 2008 international financial crisis and recession, encourages critical thinking about whether the current international financial system promotes human well being, and concludes with a discussion on whether it is time to summon the world s financial leaders to another Bretton Woods Conference In additional to providing students with a solid understanding of international finance and open economy macroeconomics, the book is written in a reader friendly style that makes it a good reference for anyone interested in the many fascinating issues related to our still evolving global financial system and, generally, our global economy.


Recent Comments "International Finance and Open-Economy Macroeconomics: Theory, History, and Policy"

This book takes a historical approach toward international trade, Keynesian macroeconomics, and development macroeconomics. It has been updated in 2009 to reflect the Great Recession. Generally speaking the book is a narrow perspective, being decisively anti-monetarist.


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