International liquidity and the financial crisis /

Explains how the financial crisis spread across the world, how damage was contained and how the monetary world has changed.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Allen, Bill, 1949-
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • The domestic liquidity crisis in the USA
  • International liquidity crises outside of the USA
  • Effects on financial markets outside the USA
  • The theory of central banking before the crisis and the practice of central banking during the crisis
  • Swap lines
  • Which countries received swap lines?
  • Did the swap providers achieve their objectives?
  • How did the swap lines affect the recipients?
  • Propagation and scale of the 1931 crisis
  • The management of the 1931 crisis
  • A comparison of 1931 and 2008
  • International liquidity management.