Comments and Book Reviews

Financial Crash, Commodity Prices and Global Imbalances (by Ricardo Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi, Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas) Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 9.

For Better or for Worse? Job and Earnings Mobility in Nine Middle- and Low-Income Countries (by Suzanne Duryea, Gustavo Márquez, Carmen Pagés, and Stefano Scarpetta) in Brookings Trade Forum 2006, Susan Collins and Carol Graham, eds. (Washington DC:  Brookings Institution, 2006), 204-207.

Fiscal Solvency and Macroeconomic Uncertainty in Emerging Markets:  The Tale of the tormented Insurer (slides) (by Enrique Mendoza) and Currency Mismatch, Uncertainly and Debt Structure," (by Matthieu Bussiere and Marcel Fratzscher) in Dollars, Debts, and Deficits: 60 Years After Bretton Woods (Madrid: Banco de España).

New Approaches to Crisis Resolution: Weighing the Options, (by Barry Eichengreen, Kenneth Kletzer, and Ashoka Mody), in Brookings Trade Forum 2003, Susan Collins and Dani Rodrik, eds., (Washington DC:  Brookings Institution, 2003), 338-348.

Fundamental Determinants of the Asian Crisis: The Role of Financial Fragility and External Imbalances, (by Giancarlo Corsetti, Paolo Pesenti, and Nouriel Roubini), in Takatoshi Ito and Anne Krueger, eds. Regional and Global Capital Flows: Macroeconomic Causes and Consequences, (Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the NBER, 2001), 42-45.

Private inflows when crises are anticipated: a case study of Korea, (by Michael Dooley and Inseok Shin) in Reuven Glick ed. Financial Crises in Emerging Markets (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001).

Capital Flows to Emerging Markets: Liberalization, Overshooting and Volatility, (by Philippe Bachetta and Eric Van Wincoop) in Sebastian Edwards, ed. Capital Flows and the Emerging Economies: Theories, Evidence, and Controversies, (Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the NBER, 2000), 98-103.

Political Contagion in Currency Crises, (by Alan Drazen) in Paul Krugman, ed., Currency Crises (Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the NBER, 2000), 67-70.

Capital Flows to Developing Economies: Implications for Saving, Investment, and Growth," (by Barry Bosworth and Susan Collins) Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, No. 1, June 1999, 170-176.

Some Parallels Between Currency and Banking Crises, (by Nancy Marion) in Peter Isard, Assaf Razin and Andrew Rose, eds. International Finance and Financial Crises:  Essays in Honor of Robert P. Flood Jr., (London: Kluwer Academic Press, 1999), 19-23.

Book Reviews

The Fearful Rise of Markets: A Short View of Global Bubbles and Synchonised Meltdowns, (by John Authers), Financial Times , June 5, 2010.

Straining at the Anchor:  The Argentine Currency Board and the Search for Macroeconomic Stability, 1880-1935, (by Gerardo de la Paolera and Alan M. Taylor), Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. XLII, No. 1, March 2004, 187-226.