International Financial Governance under Stress: Global by Geoffrey R. D. Underhill, Professor Xiaoke Zhang

By Geoffrey R. D. Underhill, Professor Xiaoke Zhang

Intensifying worldwide monetary liberalization and integration has been observed by way of elevated monetary volatility during the last 20 years. This has been published so much dramatically by means of the Asian monetary difficulty and the newer main issue in Argentina. those and lesser-known crises in rising economies have centred consciousness on settling on the main acceptable function for foreign and nationwide monetary associations to play. This quantity bargains a wide-ranging assessment of the issues and attainable coverage responses enthusiastic about resolving the problems mentioned.

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If, by contrast, the state’s policy may be stylised as a mixture of efficiency and justice, where efficiency refers to measures regarding capital account liberalisation, and justice refers to alteration of prevailing government norms, say to more democracy, the optimal policy to achieve both objectives may require a complex sequencing of measures, which interact one on another. This situation was descriptive of Indonesia: the rupiah plunged in autumn 1996, when President Suharto’s wife died, recording the financial markets’ concerns about how the president would manage his succession.

See Laurence Whitehead, The International Dimensions of Democratization: Europe and the Americas (New York: Oxford University Press, 1996). 10. See Robert Wade, Governing the Market: Economic Theory and the Role of Government in East Asian Industrialisation (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1990). 11. World Bank, The East Asian Miracle: Economic Growth and Public Policy (Washington, DC: World Bank, 1993), pp. 4–5. Reform: what has been written? 37 12. See Lowell Bryan and Diana Farrell, The Market Unbound: Unleashing Global Capitalism (New York: John Wiley, 1996).

Introduction 17 11. See Chapter 12 by Zhang and Underhill in this volume; Stephan Haggard, ‘Governance and Growth: Lessons from the Asian Economic Crisis’, Asian–Pacific Economic Literature, vol. 13, no. 2 (1999), pp. 30–42; The Political Economy, esp. ch. 1. For a more general and theoretically oriented discussion of this issue see Geoffrey Underhill, ‘The Public Good versus Private Interests in the Global Financial and Monetary System’, International Comparative and Corporate Law Journal, vol.

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