The Currency of Power

The IMF and Monetary Reform in Central Asia

  • André Broome

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 196-219

About this book


This book examines how the International Monetary Fund engages in the politics of ideas to shape domestic institutional change. Drawing on case studies from post-Soviet Central Asia, André Broome explains that how governments interpret their policy options mediates the IMF's influence over economic reform during periods of crisis and uncertainty.


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Authors and affiliations

  • André Broome
    • 1
  1. 1.University of BirminghamUK

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