Book 2005

Manias, Panics and Crashes

A History of Financial Crises

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ISBN: 978-1-4039-3651-6 (Print) 978-0-230-62804-5 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-20

    Financial Crisis: a Hardy Perennial

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    Chapter

    Pages 21-32

    Anatomy of a Typical Crisis

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    Chapter

    Pages 33-54

    Speculative Manias

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    Pages 55-76

    Fueling the Flames: the Expansion of Credit

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    Chapter

    Pages 77-96

    The Critical Stage

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    Chapter

    Pages 97-105

    Euphoria and Economic Booms

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    Chapter

    Pages 106-122

    International Contagion

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    Chapter

    Pages 123-142

    Bubble Contagion: Tokyo to Bangkok to New York

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    Chapter

    Pages 143-175

    Frauds, Swindles, and the Credit Cycle

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    Chapter

    Pages 176-194

    Policy Responses: Letting it Burn Out, and Other Devices

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    Pages 195-210

    The Domestic Lender of Last Resort

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    Chapter

    Pages 211-238

    The International Lender of Last Resort

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    Chapter

    Pages 239-255

    The Lessons of History and the Most Tumultuous Decades Ever

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 256-309