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Financial Markets and Development : The Crisis in Emerging Markets - Alison Harwood

Financial Markets and Development

The Crisis in Emerging Markets

By: Alison Harwood (Editor), Robert E. Litan (Editor), Michael Pomerleano (Editor)

Paperback Published: 1st September 1999
ISBN: 9780815734970
Number Of Pages: 420

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This volume brings together market practitioners, policymakers, development specialists, and academics from developed and emerging market countries to examine the underlying causes of the Asian financial crisis and ways of preventing future crises in emerging markets. Contents of the volume include: " The Asian Crisis: Causes and Consequences" by Richard Cooper, Harvard University " A Closer Look at Equity Flows to Emerging Markets" by Michael Barth, Capital Markets Development Department, The World Bank, and Konstantinos Tsatsaronis, Monetary and Economic Department, Bank for International Settlements " Corporate Governance and the Treatment of Minority Shareholders, " by Kenneth Scott, Stanford Law School " Foreign Investment in Asia" by Jarrod Wilcox, PanAgora Asset Management " The Future of Emerging Markets Investing" by Michael Adler, Columbia Graduate School of Business " Lessons of the Asian Crisis for Latin America" by Sebastian Edwards, University of California at Los Angeles " Global Capital Markets: What Do They Mean?" by Ian Giddy, Stern School of Business, New York University Copublished with the World Bank

Forewordp. vii
Introductionp. 1
Referencep. 15
The Asian Crises: Causes and Consequencesp. 17
Referencesp. 28
Campbell R. Harvey Andrew H. Roperp. 29
Referencesp. 114
Corporate Fundamentals and the Behavior of Capital Markets in Asiap. 117
Conclusions and Policy Implicationsp. 147
Detailed Resultsp. 151
Referencesp. 156
Corporate Ownership and Valuation: Evidence from East Asiap. 159
Referencesp. 178
Foreign Equity Flows and the Asian Financial Crisisp. 179
Conclusionsp. 213
Referencesp. 218
Global Capital Markets: What Do They Mean?p. 219
Condusionsp. 233
An Investor's Perspective on the Asian Crisisp. 243
Conclusion and Policy Recommendationsp. 258
of Investment Approaches by Institutional Investors in Emerging Marketsp. 262
Referencesp. 267
On Crisis Prevention: Lessons from Mexico and East Asiap. 269
Referencesp. 318
Mexico's FICORCAp. 322
Applications of the Chilean Modelp. 324
Data Tablesp. 330
Corporate Governance an East Asia: Korea, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailandp. 335
Referencesp. 364
Emerging Market Investing: Problems and Prospectsp. 367
Referencesp. 393
Roundtable: Prospectsfor the Futurep. 397
Conclusion: An Asian Perspective on the Asian Crisisp. 413
Contributorsp. 421
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ISBN: 9780815734970
ISBN-10: 0815734972
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 420
Published: 1st September 1999
Publisher: Brookings Institution
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.88  x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.57

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