Power and Imbalances in the Global Monetary System

A Comparative Capitalism Perspective

  • MattiasĀ Vermeiren

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Mattias Vermeiren
    Pages 1-19
  3. Mattias Vermeiren
    Pages 190-206
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 207-246

About this book


The author examines the indirect macroeconomic roots of the global financial crisis and Eurozone debt crisis: the escalation of global trade imbalances between the US and China and regional trade imbalances in the Eurozone. He provides new insights into the sources and dynamics of power and instability in the contemporary global monetary system


Macroeconomic finance political economy monetary system China US eurozone crises capitalism monetary power Euro area growth

Authors and affiliations

  • MattiasĀ Vermeiren
    • 1
  1. 1.Ghent UniversityBelgium

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