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Author Calvo, Guillermo A.

Title Emerging capital markets in turmoil : bad luck or bad policy / Guillermo A. Calvo
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 547 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Capital inflows and real exchange rate application in Latin America : the role of external factors (with Leonardo Leiderman and Carmen M. Reinhart) -- 2. Capital inflows to Latin America : the 1970s and 1990s (with Leonardo Leiderman and Carmen M. Reinhart) -- 3. Capital flows and macroeconomic management : Tequila lessons -- 4. Petty crime and cruel punishment : lessons from the Mexican debacle (with Enrique G. Mendoza) -- 5. Capital market contagion and recession : an explanation of the Russian virus -- 6. Sudden stops, the real exchange rate, and fiscal sustainability : Argentina's lessons (with Alejandro Izquierdo and Ernesto Talvi) -- 7. Varieties of capital-market crises -- 8. Uncertain duration of reform : dynamic implications (with Allan Drazen) -- 9. Capital flows and capital-market crises : the simple economics of sudden stops -- 10. Rational contagion and the globalization of securities markets (with Enrique Mendoza) -- 11. Balance-of-payments crises in emerging markets : large capital inflows and sovereign governments -- 12. Contagion in emerging markets : when Wall Street is a carrier -- 13. Explaining sudden stop, growth collapse, and BOP crisis : the case of distortionary output taxes -- 14. Fixing for your life (with Carmen M. Reinhart) -- 15. Capital markets and the exchange rate with special reference to the dollarization debate in Latin America -- 16. Fear of floating (with Carmen M. Reinhart) -- 17. The mirage of exchange rate regimes for emerging market countries (with Frederic S. Mishkin) -- 18. Globalization hazard and delayed reform in emerging markets -- 19. Sudden stop, contractionary devaluation, and time inconsistency
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 531-532) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Capital market -- Developing countries.
Capital market.
Financial crises -- Developing countries.
Financial crises.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005047152
ISBN 0262033348 (alk. paper)
0262269724 (electronic bk.)
1423746783 (electronic bk.)
9780262033343 (alk. paper)
9780262269728 (electronic bk.)
9781423746782 (electronic bk.)