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Global Finance, Paperback / softback Book

Global Finance Paperback / softback

Part of the Shortcuts series


Written under the shadow of the global financial crisis, this book charts the current shape of global finance and tries to explain why the crisis arose - and what can be done about it.

Economics alone cannot fully explain how global finance operates, and why it is so crisis prone.

Global Finance offers a wider approach in three key ways, by: setting markets and financial market failure in a historical contextbringing politics and culture back into the analysis of global financedrawing on the latest thinking by sociologists of economic life. With a convincing argument for better regulation of markets, Robert Holton provides a fascinating insight into the volatile and often misunderstood world of global finance.

This is a key text for undergraduate students of sociology, economics, business, and politics, as well as being an incisive, informative read for anyone with an interest in this topical issue.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 120 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Ethics & moral philosophy
  • ISBN: 9780415619172



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