Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Charles A. E. Goodhart
    Pages 15-41
  3. K. Alec Chrystal
    Pages 66-80
  4. Daniel L. Thornton, Courteney C. Stone
    Pages 81-109
  5. Gerald P. O’Driscoll Jr.
    Pages 110-127
  6. Kevin T. Davis, Mervyn K. Lewis
    Pages 128-154
  7. R. C. Bladen-Hovell
    Pages 175-194
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 195-232

About this book


In recent years there have been many interesting developments in Financial and Monetary Economics. This volume is written by well known international specialists in an accessible and informative style and provides students and professional economists with introductory accounts of current issues. The topics include Monetary Standards, the New Theory of Financial Intermediation, the Operation of Financial Markets, Financial Innovation, Banking Reform, Deregulation and Monetary Policy, Credibility and Time Consistency in Monetary Policy and International Monetary Policy Co-ordination.


financial markets monetary economics monetary policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Kevin Dowd
    • 1
  • Mervyn K. Lewis
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of EconomicsUniversity of NottinghamUK

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