Global shocks, economic growth and financial crises: 120 years of New Zealand experience
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Some of this material is drawn from a lecture given by Michael Bordo during his Professorial Fellowship at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand in July 2009. We would like to thank Ozer Karagedikli, Gary Hawke, Chris Hunt, Chris Meissner, John Singleton and an anonymous referee for comments or advice; the usual disclaimer applies. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.