The Chastening: Inside The Crisis That Rocked The Global Financial System And Humbled The Imf / Edition 1

The Chastening: Inside The Crisis That Rocked The Global Financial System And Humbled The Imf / Edition 1

by Paul Blustein
     
 


The breathtaking behind-the-scenes story of the nearly disastrous global financial crisis of the late 1990s and how the International Monetary Fund tried--and failed--to stem itSee more details below

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The breathtaking behind-the-scenes story of the nearly disastrous global financial crisis of the late 1990s and how the International Monetary Fund tried--and failed--to stem it

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781586481810
Publisher:
PublicAffairs
Publication date:
05/08/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
1.01(w) x 5.50(h) x 8.50(d)

Table of Contents

Author's Note and Acknowledgments
1The Committee to Save the World1
2Opening the Spigot19
3Winnie the Pooh and the Big Secret51
4Malignancy85
5Sleepless in Seoul117
6The Naysayers151
7The Bosun's Mate175
8Down the Tubes207
9Getting to Nyet235
10The Balance of Risks279
11Plumbing the Depths305
12Stumbling Out337
13Cooling Off371
Notes393
Index426

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