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In three parts it covers developing country debt and currency crises, risk, and risk management in futures markets and liquidity. Monetary Policy and its Theoretical Foundations 3. Monetary Policy by Signal Editors Mayes and Wood bring together academics such as Charles Goodhart, Charles Calomiris and Kern Alexander whose expertise shines through this volume to provide a reference tool for researchers, students and bankers themselves which will prove invaluable.
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