TITLE

Malaysian debacle: Whose fault?

AUTHOR(S)
Jomo, K.S.
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Cambridge Journal of Economics;Nov98, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p707
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the root causes of the Malaysian economic crisis. Malaysia's economic fundamentals before mid-1997; Current-account deficit; Result of pegging Southeast Asian currencies to the United States dollar when the Japanese yen began to depreciate; Economic policies demanded by the International Monetary Fund.
ACCESSION #
1401652

 

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