The Asian financial crisis: identification, interdependence, and transmission

L. Lestano

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The 1980s and 1990s witnessed several episodes of financial turmoil, including the sovereign debt crisis of Latin America in the 1980s, the near-breakdown of the European Exchange Rate Mechanism (ERM) in 1992-1993 and the severe crisis that swept through Asian economies in 1997-1998. Three generations of theoretical models have been proposed to describe and explain such financial crises. The so-called first-generation models ars focussed on the Latin America debt crisis, which is characterised by weak macroeconomic fundamentals ... Zie: Samenvatting
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • University of Groningen
  • Jacobs, Jan, Co-supervisor
  • Kuper, Gerard, Co-supervisor
  • Sterken, Elmer, Supervisor
Award date1-Jun-2006
Place of PublicationGroningen
Print ISBNs90-5335-087-X
Publication statusPublished - 2006


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