Monetary Policy and Crises: A Study of Swedish Experience, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Monetary Policy and Crises

A Study of Swedish Experience, 1st Edition

By Brinley Thomas


267 pages

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This book, first published in 1936, is both an instructive chapter in economic history and a stimulating period in the history of economic thought. The author examines the years of economic recovery in Sweden and the measures that the country adopted to cope with the crisis due to the War. This title will be of interest to students of monetary economics and the history of economic thought.

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; 1. Inflation in a Neutral Country, 1914-1920 2. Diagnosis and Remedies 3. Swedish Monetary Theory since Wicksell 4. Theoretical Aspects of an Expansionist Policy 5. Expansion and Depression in Sweden, 1924-1932 6. The Recovery of Sweden, 1933-5; Statistical Appendix; Index

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Monetary Economics

The volumes in this set, originally published between 1934 and 1994, draw together research by leading academics in the area of monetary economics and provides a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volumes examine monetary management and policy, equilibrium theory and credit rationing, as well as the general principles and practices of monetary economics. This set will be of particular interest to students of economics and finance.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic History
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Money & Monetary Policy
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / Theory