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Economic Policy 70

Economic Policy 70

Georges De Menil (Editor), Richard Portes (Editor), Hans-Werner Sinn (Editor), Tullio Jappelli (Editor), Philip Lane (Editor Emeritus), Philippe Martin (Editor), Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-444-35097-5

Jun 2012, Wiley-Blackwell

170 pages

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Top economists provide a concise and accessible evaluation of major developments in trade and trade policy.

  • Economic Policy has earned a reputation around the world as the
    one publication that always identifies current and emerging policy topics early
  • Papers are specially commissioned from first-class economists and experts in the policy field
  • The editors are all based at top European economic institutions and each paper is discussed by a panel of distinguished economists
  • This unique approach guarantees incisive debate and alternative interpretations of the evidence

Editors’ introduction

1. The eurozone crisis: how banks and sovereigns came to be joined at the hip (Ashoka Mody and Damiano Sandri)

2 Sovereign spreads in the eurozone: which prospects for a Eurobond? (Carlo Favero and Alessandro Missale)

3 Capital access bonds: contingent capital with an option to convert (Patrick Bolton and Frédéric Samama)

4 Financial frictions, financial integration and the international propagation of shocks (Luca Dedola and Giovanni Lombardo)