Preventing Currency Crises in Emerging Markets

Sebastian Edwards and Jeffrey A. Frankel, editors

Conference held January 2001
Published in January 2002 by University of Chicago Press
© 2002 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

NBER Program(s):IFM, ME

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770 pages
ISBN: 0-226-18494-3

Table of Contents

Front matter, acknowledgment, table of contents: Sebastian Edwards, Jeffrey A. Frankel (p. -12 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction: Sebastian Edwards, Jeffrey A. Frankel (p. 1 - 20) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Does the Current Account Matter?: Sebastian Edwards (p. 21 - 76) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
2. Are Trade Linkages Important Determinants of Country Vulnerability to Crises?: Kristin J. Forbes (p. 77 - 132) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
3. What Hurts Emerging Markets Most? G3 Exchange Rate or Interest Rate Volatility?: Carmen M. Reinhart, Vincent Raymond Reinhart (p. 133 - 170) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. When Is U.S. Bank Lending to Emerging Markets Volatile?: Linda S. Goldberg (p. 171 - 196) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
5. The Role of Large Players in Currency Crises: Giancarlo Corsetti, Paolo Pesenti, Nouriel Roubini (p. 197 - 268) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
6. Contagion: How to Measure It?: Roberto Rigobon (p. 269 - 334) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
7. Credit, Prices, and Crashes: Business Cycles with a Sudden Stop: Enrique G. Mendoza (p. 335 - 392) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
8. Did the Malaysian Capital Controls Work?: Ethan Kaplan, Dani Rodrik (p. 393 - 440) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
9. Malaysia's Crisis: Was It Different?: Rudi Dornbusch (p. 441 - 460) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. Negative Alchemy? Corruption, Composition of Capital Flows, and Currency Crises: Shang-Jin Wei, Yi Wu (p. 461 - 506) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
11. Domestic Bank Regulation and Financial Crises: Theory and Empirical Evidence from East Asia: Robert Dekle, Kenneth Kletzer (p. 507 - 558) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
12. Dollarization of Liabilities, Net Worth Effects, and Optimal Monetary Policy: Luis Felipe Céspedes, Roberto Chang, Andrés Velasco (p. 559 - 600) (bibliographic info) (download)
13. Chaebol Capitalism and the Currency-Financial Crisis in Korea: Anne O. Krueger, Jungho Yoo (p. 601 - 662) (bibliographic info) (download)
14. Living with the Fear of Floating: An Optimal Policy Perspective: Amartya Lahiri, Carlos A. Végh (p. 663 - 704) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
15. Policy in an Economy with Balance Sheet Effects: Aaron Tornell (p. 705 - 742) (bibliographic info) (download)
16. A Primer on Emerging-Market Crises: Rudi Dornbusch (p. 743 - 754) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
List of Contributors, Indexes: Sebastian Edwards, Jeffrey A. Frankel (p. 755 - 770) (bibliographic info) (download)
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