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Author Beaufort Wijnholds, J. A. H. de.

Title Fighting financial fires : an IMF insider account / Onno de Beaufort Wijnholds.

Published Basingstoke, UK ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  332.152 BEAU {Bund81 20190820}    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 211 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1 Tequila and Tesobonos: Mexico 1995 11 -- 2 From Miracle to Panic and Back: The Asian Crisis 25 -- 3 Korean Christmas Crisis 51 -- 4 Indonesia with Nukes: The Russian Crisis 70 -- 5 Double Bailout for Brazil 80 -- 6 IMF Fails: The Argentine Drama 94 -- 7 Turkey Stumbles 110 -- 8 Lessons Learned, Not Learned or Ignored 119 -- 9 A Global Firestorm 132 -- 10 Europe's Turn 156 -- 11 Saving the System 175.
Summary "A topical insider view of causes and consequences of financial crises since the Mexican collapse of 1995. The book includes a detailed exploration of recent and ongoing firestorms, including the near meltdown of the global financial system and the euro crisis, and suggests ways to save the international financial and monetary system"--Provided by publisher.
Subject International Monetary Fund.
Financial crises -- History.
ISBN 9780230292673 (hbk.)
0230292674 (hbk.)