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Book Chapter
Global monetary co-operation and the exchange rate system

Part of Journal Special Issue Resetting the International Monetary (Non)System

Financial institutions International Foreign exchange
Book Chapter
A brief history of the international monetary system since Bretton Woods

Part of Journal Special Issue Resetting the International Monetary (Non)System

Balance of payments Credit Financial institutions
Book
Resetting the International Monetary (Non)System

This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO licence. It is free to read at Oxford Scholarship Online and offered as a free PDF download from OUP and selected open access locations...

Macroeconomics Financial institutions, International Foreign exchange
Working Paper
A brief history of the international monetary system since Bretton Woods

This paper provides a historical background to contemporary debates on the international monetary system: their genesis, similarities, and differences of problems it has faced at different times...

Balance of payments Credit Financial institutions, International
Working Paper
Global macroeconomic cooperation and the exchange rate system

This paper looks at historical and current frameworks to manage macroeconomic linkages among economies. It considers first the evolving nature of global payments imbalances...

Financial institutions, International Foreign exchange Macroeconomics
Journal Article
Policy Responses to Aid Surges in Countries with Limited International Capital Mobility: The Role of the Exchange Rate Regime

Part of Journal Special Issue Aid Policy and the Macroeconomic Management of Aid

Economic assistance and foreign aid Foreign exchange Transfer payments
Book Chapter
Exchange Rate Regimes and Trade: Is Africa Different?

This chapter revisits the link between exchange rate regimes and trade in the context of Africa’s exchange rate arrangements...

Foreign exchange International trade
Research Brief
International Economic Integration and Growth in Latin America

Integration of Latin America into the international economy over the past quarter century has led to faster export growth, but not to faster GDP or productivity growth Contrary to mainstream analysis, under the current market reforms countries have u...

Economic integration Foreign exchange International trade
Working Paper
The Real Exchange Rate, Foreign Aid and Macroeconomic Transmission Mechanisms in Tanzania and Ghana

A recent study of 36 sub-Saharan African countries found a positive impact of aid in the absolute majority of these countries. However, for Tanzania and Ghana, two major aid recipients, aid did not seem to have been equally beneficial...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Econometric models (Economic development) Foreign exchange
Research Brief
Aid and Dutch Disease

In 1959 the Netherlands discovered vast natural gas resources in the North Sea. This discovery led to a rapid increase in the country’s national wealth. However in the 1960s the Netherlands experienced an economic crisis...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Foreign exchange Macroeconomics
Working Paper
The Development Implications of External Integration in Latin America

This paper analyses the links between the integration into the international economy and development in Latin America over the past quarter century...

Economic integration Foreign exchange International trade
Working Paper
Aid and Dutch Disease in Sub-Saharan Africa

International aid has an ambiguous effect on the macroeconomy of the recipient country...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Foreign exchange Macroeconomics
Blog
What Did You Do in the Currency Wars? (Part II)

Tony Addison The present currency turmoil is both a product and a cause of profound changes now underway in the global economy. Part 1 of this two-part article, which appeared in the October Angle, focused on Latin America and Europe...

Economic growth Foreign exchange Interest rate
Blog
What Did You Do in the Currency Wars? (Part I)

Tony Addison The present currency turmoil is both a symptom and a cause of profound changes now underway in the global economy. In part 1 of this two-part article, we focus on Latin America and Europe...

Depressions Structural adjustment (Economic policy) Foreign exchange
Working Paper
Exchange Rate Regimes and Trade: Is Africa Different?

This paper revisits the link between exchange rate regimes and trade in the context of Africa’s exchange rate arrangements...

Foreign exchange International trade
Book Chapter
Aid and Dutch Disease in the South Pacific and in Other Small Island States

From the book: Understanding Small-Island Developing States

Economic assistance and foreign aid Expenditures, Public Foreign exchange
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