Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login to save this paper or follow this series

Managing Financial Crises


Author Info

  • Timothy D. Lane
  • A. Javier Hamann
  • Marianne Schulze-Gattas
  • Ales Bulir
  • Steven Phillips
  • Atish R. Ghosh
  • Alex Mourmouras
  • Jack Boorman


The Asian financial crisis of 1997-98 was one of the most dramatic economic events of recent times, which raised many questions regarding the appropriate policy response to financial crises. This paper reviews the experience of this crisis, focusing on the overall strategy of crisis management and the way that strategy was implemented, including with regard to official and private financing, structural reforms, and monetary and fiscal policies.

Download Info

If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
File URL:
Download Restriction: no

Bibliographic Info

Paper provided by International Monetary Fund in its series IMF Working Papers with number 00/107.

as in new window
Length: 66
Date of creation: 01 Jun 2000
Date of revision:
Handle: RePEc:imf:imfwpa:00/107

Contact details of provider:
Postal: International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC USA
Phone: (202) 623-7000
Fax: (202) 623-4661
Web page:
More information through EDIRC

Order Information:

Related research

Keywords: Asia; asian crisis; crisis countries; moral hazard; capital outflows; capital adequacy; currency depreciation; capital controls; pre-crisis; financial crisis; financial crises; capital flows; capital inflows; domestic credit; capital markets; private capital; contagion; asian financial crisis; private capital flows; capital movements; speculative attacks; international capital markets; corporate sector; crisis management; recession; banking crises; macroeconomic policies; international capital; liquidity crisis; bank runs; currency crisis; consumer price index; capital mobility; social safety nets; credit market; recessions; recapitalization; capital account crisis; real appreciation; capital account liberalization; accounting standards; credit expansion; exchange rate crisis; current account balance; debt service; volatile capital; excess demand; private investors; international capital flows; cost of capital; asian currency crisis; net capital; banking crisis; volatile capital flows; real effective exchange rates; stock market; currency crises; current account deficits; domestic capital; discount rates; balance of payments crisis; outstanding stocks; capital control; crisis episodes; call options; investor confidence; capital adequacy ratios; payments crisis; capital account crises; private savings; working capital; speculative capital; financial sector crisis; bank run; financial restructuring; forward contracts; domestic credit expansion; crisis economies; prudential regulation; loss of confidence; severe recession; speculative attack; financial ? contagion; contingent liabilities; commodity prices; subsidiaries; short-term capital; equity prices; financial indicators; spot market; bank closures; severe recessions;


No references listed on IDEAS
You can help add them by filling out this form.


Citations are extracted by the CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.
as in new window

Cited by:
This item has more than 25 citations. To prevent cluttering this page, these citations are listed on a separate page.


This item is not listed on Wikipedia, on a reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.


Access and download statistics


When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:imf:imfwpa:00/107. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Jim Beardow) or (Hassan Zaidi).

If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.

If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.

If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.