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This Is Not the End of the World as We Know It

Christopher Balding

in Sovereign Wealth Funds

Published in print February 2012 | ISBN: 9780199842902
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199932498 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199842902.003.0009
This Is Not the End of the World as We Know It

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It is important to understand the evolution into sovereign wealth funds, their behavior, and their political and economic implications of sovereign wealth funds. Despite their diversity in evolution, economic situations, and investment objectives, sovereign wealth funds share some similarities. To form sound policy, it is vital to understand how they operate.

Keywords: sovereign wealth fund; economic policy; international relations; political economics; public policy; investment management

Chapter.  4105 words. 

Subjects: Financial Markets

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