Exchange Rates, Currency Crisis and Monetary Cooperation in Asia by R. Rajan

Exchange Rates, Currency Crisis and Monetary Cooperation in Asia

EditorR. Rajan

Hardcover | March 26, 2009

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$111.10 online 
$162.50 list price save 31%
Earn 556 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

This book concentrates on exchange rates and their macroeconomic consequences, analytical and empirical issues relating to currency crises and policy responses and monetary and financial cooperation in Asia. It is truely pan-Asia-focused with chapters on China, Japan, Korea, India and Southeast Asia.

About The Author

RAMKISHEN S. RAJAN is an Associate Professor at the School of Public Policy at George Mason University, a position he has held since January 2006. Prior to that he was at the faculty of the School of Economics, University of Adelaide, Australia for five years, where he remains a Visiting Associate Professor.

Details & Specs

Title:Exchange Rates, Currency Crisis and Monetary Cooperation in AsiaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.03 inPublished:March 26, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230577059

ISBN - 13:9780230577053

Customer Reviews of Exchange Rates, Currency Crisis and Monetary Cooperation in Asia

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Preface and Introduction
Acknowledgements
PART I: EXCHANGE RATES AND MACROECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES
Managing the Liquidity Effects of Reserve Stockpiling in Emerging Asia; A.Ouyang &amp--T.Willett
What is the Impact of Exchange Rate Changes on inflation in Asia?; A.Ghosh
A Closer Examination of Exchange Rate Pass-through in Korea and Thailand--A.Ghosh
PART II: IMPACT OF CURRENCY CRISIS AND MONETARY POLICY
Are Crisis-Induced Devaluations Contractionary? If So,Why? S.Chung-Hua
Financial Crisis, Capital Outflows and Monetary Policy Responses: Simple Analytics with Reference to East Asia
Understanding Currency Crisis and Monetary Policy Responses in Emerging Economies; M.Paraulkar
How to Manage New-Style Currency Crises?
Can High Reserves Offset Weak Fundamentals?; J.Li
PART III: MONETARY AND FINANCIAL COOPERATION IN ASIA
Examining the Case for a Regional Reserve Pool--R.Siregar &amp--G.Bird
Taking Stock of Monetary and Financial Cooperation in Asia
Is there a Role for an Asian Currency Unit (ACU)?--V.Pontines