Fabio Ghironi

Economics 425 Readings Available Online


In the (approximate) order in which we will cover them:


Krugman, Paul R. (1991): “Target Zones and Exchange Rate DynamicsQuarterly Journal of Economics 106: 669-682. Alternatively, on JSTOR.


Bernanke, Ben S. (1995): “The Macroeconomics of the Great Depression: A Comparative ApproachJournal of Money, Credit and Banking 27: 1-28.


Eichengreen, Barry (1984): “Central Bank Cooperation under the Interwar Gold StandardExplorations in Economic History 21: 64-87.


Bordo, Michael D. (1993): “The Bretton Woods International Monetary System: A Historical Overview,” in Bordo, Michael D., and Barry Eichengreen, Editors (1993): A Retrospective on the Bretton Woods System: Lessons for International Monetary Reform, University of Chicago Press, Chicago.


Giavazzi, Francesco, and Alberto Giovannini (1989): “Monetary Policy Interactions under Managed Exchange RatesEconomica 56: 199-214.


Ghironi, Fabio, and Francesco Giavazzi (1998): “Currency Areas, International Monetary Regimes, and the Employment-Inflation TradeoffJournal of International Economics 45: 259-296.


Spolaore, Enrico (2013): “What Is European Integration Really About? A Political Guide for EconomistsJournal of Economic Perspectives 27: 125-144.


Almunia, Miguel, Agustνn S. Bιnιtrix, Barry Eichengreen, Kevin H. O’Rourke, and Gisela Rua (2010): “From Great Depression to Great Credit Crisis: Similarities, Differences and LessonsEconomic Policy 62: 219-265 (including comments).


Claessens, Stijn, Giovanni Dell’Ariccia, Deniz Igan, and Luc Laeven (2010): “Cross-Country Experiences and Policy Implications from the Global Financial CrisisEconomic Policy 62: 267-293 (including comments).


Lenza, Michele, Huw Pill, and Lucrezia Reichlin (2010): “Monetary Policy in Exceptional TimesEconomic Policy 62: 295-339 (including comments).


Krugman, Paul R. (2008): “The International Finance Multiplier,” manuscript, Princeton University.


Lane, Philip R. (2012): “The European Sovereign Debt CrisisJournal of Economic Perspectives 26: 49-68.


Kashyap, Anil (2015): “A Primer on the Greek Crisis: The Things You Need to Know from the Start until Now,” manuscript, University of Chicago.


Baldwin, Richard, and Francesco Giavazzi, eds. (2015): The Eurozone Crisis: A Consensus View of the Causes and a Few Possible Solutions, VoxEU.org eBook, CEPR Press, London. (Summary VoxEU.org column by Baldwin and Giavazzi.)


Thimann, Christian (2015): “The Microeconomic Dimensions of the Eurozone Crisis and Why European Politics Cannot Solve ThemJournal of Economic Perspectives 29: 141-164.


Teulings, Coen, and Richard Baldwin, eds. (2014): “Secular Stagnation: Facts, Causes, and Cures,” VoxEU.org eBook, CEPR Press, London.


Eichengreen, Barry (1981): “A Dynamic Model of Tariffs, Output and Employment under Flexible Exchange RatesJournal of International Economics 11: 341-359.





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