Implications of the Great Depression for the Development of the International Monetary System

Posted: 5 Feb 1998

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Michael D. Bordo

Rutgers University, New Brunswick - Department of Economics; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Barry Eichengreen

University of California, Berkeley; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

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Date Written: 1997

Abstract

In this paper we speculate about the evolution of the international monetary system in the last two-thirds of the twentieth century absent the Great Depression, but present the major post-Depression political and economic upheavals: World War II and the Cold War.

JEL Classification: E5, F3, H3

Suggested Citation

Bordo, Michael D. and Eichengreen, Barry, Implications of the Great Depression for the Development of the International Monetary System (1997). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=49244

Michael D. Bordo (Contact Author)

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Barry Eichengreen

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Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

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