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A Comparative Essay on the Causes of Recent Financial Crises

Selim, Tarek (2005): A Comparative Essay on the Causes of Recent Financial Crises. Published in: The Business Review of Cambridge , Vol. 3, No. 2

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Causes of recent financial crisis are explored. The study points out different reasons for the financial crisis which have plagued different countries and takes a country by country analysis as the main approach. The essay includes aspects of short-term volatility, macroeconomic fundamentals, policy misalignments, banking performance, exchange rate management, and contagion. A comparative summary concludes the analysis. Countries studied include Mexico (1994), Thailand (1997), Korea (1997), Indonesia (1998), Malaysia (1998), Russia (1999), Brazil (1999), Turkey (2000), and Argentina (2001).

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