Critical Issues in International Financial Reform
Albert Berry and Gustavo Indart.
ISBN: 0-7658-0177-9 386 pages $49.95
For those who must understand why national economies work and don’t work, this compilation offers a fascinating insight to many different aspects of national economies and ideas on reform. Reform meaning the policy approaches of the Washington Consensus, and the generally offered advice for developing nations by the international financial institutions.
These conference notes, concentrating largely on Latin America, are not for the casual reader. They are, however, good read for academics, policy makers, and thoughtful international investment bankers.