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Current History (2019) 118 (806): 83–89.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Brexit Maastricht Treaty France Netherlands Italy Five Star Movement central banks 1968 83 Everyone can see that European politics is changing. In January, the British Parliament delivered a stinging defeat to Prime Minister Theresa May s plan to take the United Kingdom out of the European...
Current History (2018) 117 (802): 315–320.
Published: 01 November 2018
... of the University of California Julia Lynch Jonathan Hopkin financial crisis Great Recession Western Europe capitalism democracy political parties free central banks austerity populism social democrats 315 [T]he financial crisis can be best understood as the final catastrophic stage...
Current History (2015) 114 (769): 56–61.
Published: 01 February 2015
... Argentina Kirchner peron peronism Fernandez Fernández Néstor peronist lame-duck left-wing retrenchment kirchnerism political brand economic default commodity inflation crime banks NML Griesa vulture UNHRC human rights capital market UCR Vasquez Bachelet devaluation Scioli...
Current History (2013) 112 (757): 326.
Published: 01 November 2013
... five years ago by making the Fed the lender of last resort in effect, creating money to keep the economy functioning as the entire financial system spasmed as Keynes would counsel. The Alchemists is the story of how Bernanke and the heads of the two other central banks deeply involved in maintaining...
Current History (2001) 100 (647): 291–294.
Published: 01 September 2001
... 2001 Current History. All rights reserved. 2001 The Regents of the University of California banks China GDP insurance marketization private sector reform state-owned enterprises stock market WTO Since 1978, the Chinese government has insti-tuted a series of economic reforms aimed...