Contagion In Financial Markets
Friedrich L. Sell, Professor of Macroeconomics and Economic Policy, Universität der Bundeswehr München, Germany
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This book aims to integrate the notions of contagion in epidemiology and contagion in financial market crises to discover why emerging markets are so susceptible to financial crises.
Contents: Foreword 1. Introduction 2. Contagious Financial Crises in Economic History and in the Recent Past 3. Explaining the Onset of Financial Market Crises in Emerging Markets 4. ‘Contagion’: What is it and Who is Susceptible to it? 5. A Simple Model of Contagious Financial Crises 6. The New International Financial Architecture 7. Final Remarks Bibliography Index