The Gold Standard Peripheries: Monetary Policy, Adjustment and Flexibility in a Global Setting by Anders ÖgrenThe Gold Standard Peripheries: Monetary Policy, Adjustment and Flexibility in a Global Setting by Anders Ögren

The Gold Standard Peripheries: Monetary Policy, Adjustment and Flexibility in a Global Setting

byAnders Ögren, Lars Fredrik ØksendalEditorAnders Ögren

Hardcover | December 16, 2011

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The remarkably successful gold standard before 1914 was the first international monetary regime. This book addresses the experience of the gold standard peripheries; i.e. regime takers with limited influence on the regime. How did small countries adjust to an international monetary regime with seemingly little room for policy autonomy?
ANDERS ÖGREN is Associate Professor at UCBH - Department of Economic History, Uppsala University and EHFF - Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden. He is also Associated Researcher at EconomiX - Université Paris Ouest and Lecturer at Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po). His most recent publications areConvergence and Div...
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Title:The Gold Standard Peripheries: Monetary Policy, Adjustment and Flexibility in a Global SettingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:265 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.94 inPublished:December 16, 2011Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230343171

ISBN - 13:9780230343177

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Table of Contents

List of Contributors Introduction - What is New from the Peripheries?; A.Ögren & L.F.Öksendal PART I: SCANDINAVIA Central Banking and Monetary Policy in Sweden During the Long Nineteenth Century; A.Ögren Freedom for Manouevre. The Gold Standard Experience of Norway, 1874-1914; L.F.Öksendal Price Stability in the Periphery During the International Gold Standard: The Scandinavian Case; O.Honningdal Grytten & A. Hunnes Monetary Policy in the Nordic Countries during the Classical Gold Standard Period - The Wicksellian View Conception; C. García-Iglesias & J.Kilponen PART II: THE EUROPEAN CONTINENT The Origins of Foreign Exchange Policy: The National Bank of Belgium; S.Ugolini Belgian Monetary Policy under the Gold Standard during the Interwar Period; H.Van der Wee Central Banking under the Gold Standard: The Bank of Spain, 1870-1930; P.Martín-Aceña, E.Martínez & P.Nogués-Marco Monetary Policy in Southeast Europe on the Road to the Gold Standard; K.Dimitrova & L.Fantacci PART III: ASIA AND SOUTH-AMERICA Domestic Public Debt, Gold Standard and Civil Wars: Institutional Interconnections in 19th Century Colombia; A.M.Rojas Rivera The Japanese Economy during the Interwar Period: Instability in the Financial System and the Impact of the World Depression; M.Shizume PART IV: LESSONS FOR THE FUTURE The Euro and the Gold: What are the Lessons? A.Ögren & L.F.Öksendal