Financial Crises

Financial Crises

Elgar Research Reviews in Economics

Franklin Allen and Douglas Gale

This important research review assesses key contributions to the study of financial crises from many different areas of economics. It offers an economic history of financial crises, empirical studies of crises in the modern era, and classic works on the theory of banking crises. It also covers specialized topics, with sections on currency crises and financial contagion.

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