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Author Gianaris, Nicholas V.

Title Globalization : a financial approach / Nicholas V. Gianaris
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2001


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Description xiv, 255 pages ; 25 cm
Series ABC-Clio ebook
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. International Monetary System: Financial Institutions -- 3. World Trade, Balance of Payments, and Currency Adjustment -- 4. Foreign Exchange and Securities Markets -- 5. Global Shareholding, Market Capitalization, and External Debt -- 6. Emerging Markets -- 7. Foreign Investment and Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions -- 8. Economic and Financial Integration -- 9. Effects of Macroeconomic Policy on International Finance -- 10. Social and National Aspects of Globalization
Summary The global economy is undergoing dramatic financial changes. The removal of technical, trade, and monetary barriers and the liberalization of world economies create challenges and opportunities for investment and financial transactions. With these changes, international finance is expected to play a vital role in foreign exchange, cross-border capital flows, joint ventures, and economic growth, but rapid progress in telecommunications and electronic capital transfers could lead to tremors in financial markets, making the global economy vulnerable to speculation, investors' panic, and economic
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Print version record
Subject International finance.
International economic relations.
Competition, International.
LC no. 00032384
ISBN 0275970760 alkaline paper