Currencies After the Crash:  The Uncertain Future of the Global Paper-Based Currency System by Sara Eisen

Currencies After the Crash: The Uncertain Future of the Global Paper-Based Currency System

bySara Eisen

Hardcover | October 23, 2012

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From the brightest minds in the field—a revealinglook at how countries use their currencies toachieve prosperity . . . and the coming repercussions

Bloomberg Television's Sara Eisen sheds light on the complex global financial system through this illuminating collection of essays. She hand selected the crème de la crème of authors from the world's most prestigious academic institutions and esteemed professional organizations to share--for the first time in print-- their observations and deductions on the topics that matter most to you and your future wealth, including:

THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CURRENCIES AND FINANCIAL CRISES
THE FLAWS WITHIN THE INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE RATE SYSTEM AND THEIR CONSEQUENCES
HOW EMERGING MARKETS FIT INTO THE CURRENT AND FUTURE EXCHANGE RATE FRAMEWORK
THE IMPACT EXCHANGE RATES HAVE ON FREE TRADE AND ECONOMIC GROWTH
WHAT DEFINES A "SAFE HAVEN" CURRENCY AND ITS ROLE
POTENTIAL SOLUTIONS TO THE CURRENT ECONOMIC PROBLEMS

"Today's fiat currency system is based upon trust among market participants, politicians, and central bankers--and that trust is assembled around the reserve currency that enjoys an exorbitant privilege. The reserve status is in doubt in a post financial crisis era but alternatives are lacking. . . . This book is a great guide on how the global currency system is morphing into apotential new standard, but not without the necessary volatility." -- Ben Emons, Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager, PIMCO

About The Author

Sara Eisen is a correspondent for Bloomberg Television. She appears on Bloomberg Surveillance, Bloomberg's TV program that begins the day's conversation on business, economics, finance, and investment. She also can be seen daily on Bloomberg TV's Lunch Money mid-day program. Based in New York City, Eisen specializes in covering global ...

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Title:Currencies After the Crash: The Uncertain Future of the Global Paper-Based Currency SystemFormat:HardcoverDimensions:9.3 × 6.4 × 1.1 inPublished:October 23, 2012Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071784888

ISBN - 13:9780071784887

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