The Currency of Power: The IMF and Monetary Reform in Central Asia

Hardcover | April 15, 2010

byAndré Broome

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This book examines how the International Monetary Fund engages in the politics of ideas to shape domestic institutional change. Drawing on case studies from post-Soviet Central Asia, Andr Broome explains that how governments interpret their policy options mediates the IMFs influence over economic reform during periods of crisis and uncertainty.

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This book examines how the International Monetary Fund engages in the politics of ideas to shape domestic institutional change. Drawing on case studies from post-Soviet Central Asia, Andr Broome explains that how governments interpret their policy options mediates the IMFs influence over economic reform during periods of crisis and unc...

ANDRÉ BROOME is a lecturer in International Political Economy in the Department of Political Science and International Studies at the University of Birmingham, UK. He has published journal articles on the changing role of the International Monetary Fund as well as on the comparative politics of monetary and taxation reform in Australi...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 8.74 × 5.76 × 0.84 inPublished:April 15, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230240054

ISBN - 13:9780230240056

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Table of Contents

The IMF as a Reputational Intermediary
The Emergence of Global Monetary Norms
The Everyday Politics of Monetary Crises
Designer Capitalism in Central Asia
Conditionality and Compliance in Central Asia
The Politics of Money in Frontier Economies
Notes
Bibliography
Index