Kern Alexander, Rahul Dhumale and John Eatwell

in Global Governance of Financial Systems

Published in print September 2005 | ISBN: 9780195166989
Published online September 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780199783861 | DOI:

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This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of financial crises around the world. It then considers the microeconomic and macroeconomic components of financial crises, and the impact of regulation, risk, and liquidity on financial markets. An overview of the succeeding chapters is presented.

Keywords: financial crises; financial markets; economic policy; regulation; financial risk

Chapter.  4686 words. 

Subjects: Financial Markets

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