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Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

This series explores the roles of money and banking in the modern world. Banking is an increasingly important and international industry, and its interaction with money is a major concern for the world's economic policy-makers.

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  1. Tax Systems and Tax Reforms in Latin America

    Edited by Luigi Bernardi, Alberto Barreix, Anna Marenzi, Paola Profeta

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    This book provides a comprehensive analysis of tax systems and tax reforms in a number of Latin American countries since the early 1990’s, including Argentina and Brazil, Costa Rica and Mexico, Paraguay, Colombia, Chile and Uruguay. The authors present and discuss tax systems from a broad...

    Published November 15th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Banking in Central and Eastern Europe 1980-2006

    From Communism to Capitalism

    By Stephan Barisitz

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Comparative in structure and covering an extensive number of transition countries in its survey, this comprehensive book overviews the development of the banking systems in Central and Eastern European since the communist era until the present time. Taking in a range of countries including Hungary,...

    Published November 15th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Designing Central Banks

    Edited by David Mayes, Geoffrey E Wood

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    The activities of central banks are relevant to everyone in society. This book starts by considering how and why in general central banks evolved and specifically the special aspects of the contribution of the Northern European Central Banking Tradition. With that foundation, the book will then...

    Published August 16th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Policy Makers on Policy

    The Mais Lectures, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Forrest Capie, Geoffrey Wood

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Monetary policy is still one of the most contested areas of modern economics, and since the original publication of Policy Makers on Policy much has changed. This new edition collects contributions from leading policy makers and practitioners to reflect on the aims and objectives of monetary...

    Published June 1st 2011 by Routledge

  5. Central Banking, Asset Prices and Financial Fragility

    By Eric Tymoigne

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    The current literature on central banking contains two distinct branches. On the one side, research focuses on the impact of monetary policy on economic growth, unemployment, and output-price inflation, while ignoring financial aspects. On the other side, some scholars leave aside macroeconomics in...

    Published June 20th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Taxation and Gender Equity

    A Comparative Analysis of Direct and Indirect Taxes in Developing and Developed Countries

    Edited by Caren Grown, Imraan Valodia

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Around the world, there are concerns that many tax codes are biased against women, and that contemporary tax reforms tend to increase the incidence of taxation on the poorest women while failing to generate enough revenue to fund the programs needed to improve these women’s lives. Because taxes are...

    Published May 13th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Monetary Growth Theory

    Money, Interest, Prices, Capital, Knowledge and Economic Structure over Time and Space

    By Wei-Bin Zhang

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    This book answers some challenging questions in monetary growth theory within a compact theoretical framework. The author succeeds in integrating the theory of money, the theory of value and the theory of growth. The book re-examines many important ideas in modern monetary economics within a single...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Money, Uncertainty and Time

    By Giuseppe Fontana

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    This excellent new book from one of the brightest young economists, Giuseppe Fontana, involves a compendium of issues surrounding uncertainty, money and time. Fontana shines a post Keynesian light onto statements and claims made by well-known neo-classical authors and as such leaves readers...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Bank Performance

    A Theoretical and Empirical Framework for the Analysis of Profitability, Competition and Efficiency

    By Jacob Bikker, Jaap W.B. Bos

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Economic literature pays a great deal of attention to the performance of banks, expressed in terms of competition, concentration, efficiency, productivity and profitability. This book provides an all-embracing framework for the various existing theories in this area and illustrates these theories...

    Published December 16th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Competition and Profitability in European Financial Services

    Strategic, Systemic and Policy Issues

    By Morten Balling, Frank Lierman, Andy Mullineux

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Financial services firms play a key role in the European economy. The efficiency and profitability of these firms and the competition among them have an impact on allocation of savings, financing of investment, economic growth, the stability of the financial system and the transmission of monetary...

    Published February 18th 2009 by Routledge