Gold Standard In Theory & History / Edition 2

Gold Standard In Theory & History / Edition 2

by Barry Eichengreen, Marc Flandreau
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415150612

ISBN-13: 9780415150613

Pub. Date: 09/08/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Since the successful first edition of The Gold Standard in Theory and History was published in 1985, much new research has been completed. This updated version contains five new essays including:
* post 1990 literature on exchange rate target zones
* a discussion of the light shed by the gold standard on the European Monetary Union debate
* a

Overview

Since the successful first edition of The Gold Standard in Theory and History was published in 1985, much new research has been completed. This updated version contains five new essays including:
* post 1990 literature on exchange rate target zones
* a discussion of the light shed by the gold standard on the European Monetary Union debate
* a new introduction by Eichengreen with Marc Flandreau
This will be an invaluable resource for students of macroeconomics, international economics and economic history at all levels.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415150613
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/08/1997
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.73(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Barry Eichengreen and Marc Flandreau -- Editor's Introduction

PART I THE GOLD STANDARD IN THEORY

2. David Hume -- On the Balance of Trade

3. P.B. White -- The Working of the Prewar Gold Standard

5. Donald N. McCloskey and

J. Richard Zecher -- How the Gold Standard Worked, 1880-1913

6. Michael D. Bordo and Finn E. Kydland -- The Gold Standard as a Rule

PART II THE GOLD STANDARD IN HISTORY

7. John Maynard Keynes --The Significance of the Gold Points

8.

Robert Triffin -- The Myth and Realities of the So-called Gold Standard

9. A. G. Ford -- Notes on the Working of the Gold Standard Before 1914

10. Barry Eichengreen -- The Gold Standard Since Alec Ford

11. Jeffry A. Frieden -- The Dynamics of

International Monetary Systems: International and Domestic Factors in the Rise, Reign, and Demise of the Classical Gold Standard

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