This book offers a novel account of the debt crisis which hit many developing countries, between 1982 and 1989. Its strong interdisciplinary approach brings together the financial, political and legal dimensions. It will be of major interest for those interested in the economic history of post-WWII decades, sovereign debt in general and financial multilateralism.
In this incisive fifth edition of Financial Crises and Recession in the Global Economy, Roy E. Allen examines the major financial instabilities, crises, and evolutionary trends since the 1970s and through the recent Covid-19 pandemic.
This accessible Handbook provides an essential entry point for those with an interest in the increasingly complex subject of financial decision making. It sheds light on new paradigms in society and the ways that new tools from private actors have affected financial decision making. Covering a broad range of key topics in the area, leading researchers summarize the state-of-the-art in their respective areas of expertise, delineating their projections for the future.
Using a range of calculative devices, (Mis)managing Macroprudential Expectations
explores the methods used by central banks to predict and govern the tail risks that
could impact financial stability. Through an in-depth case study, the book utilises
empirically-informed theoretical analysis to capture these low-probability and
high-impact events, and offers a novel conceptualisation of the role of risk
modelling within the macroprudential policy agenda.
This cutting-edge book explores the impact of pandemic shocks and other crises on
businesses. Focusing on growing threats to business resilience, it offers innovative
strategies to manage financial change and reposition small and medium-sized
enterprises (SMEs) and entrepreneurs for success.
The study of law and social movements provides an ideal lens for rethinking
fundamental questions about the relationship between law and power. This Research
Handbook takes up that challenge, framing a new, more global, dynamic, reflexive,
and contextualised phase of social movement studies.
With contributions from an international range of active researchers, this Research Agenda provides a timely literature review on core topics related to consumer financial behavior. Chapters cover financial management behavior, desirable financial behavior and any financial behavior that helps improve financial wellbeing.
This timely book explores the measurement and consequences of financialisation, as
well as its driving forces, to take a fresh look at reconciling the twin concepts of
financialisation and financial development. Imad Moosa provides a critical review of
these two separate strands – the individual measures of economic development and
financialisation – on the grounds that they are inadequate to represent a
Utilizing a multi-paradigmatic approach in considering the scientific methodology of
mainstream financial economics, and suggesting improvements, this book identifies
eleven biases of the scientific methodology of mainstream financial economics,
namely: intellectual bias, local bias, fad bias, ideological bias, automaticity
bias, confirmation bias, cultural bias, stereotyping bias, under-productivity bias,
homogeneity bias, and isolation bias.
Following rapid technological advancements that have taken place throughout the late
twentieth and early twenty-first centuries, this intriguing book provides a dynamic
agenda for the study of artificial intelligence (AI) within finance. Through an
in-depth consideration of the use of AI, it utilizes case study examples to
investigate AI’s effectiveness within investment and banking.