Modeling Financial Crises: A Schematic Approach
John Maynard Keynes’ argued that crises were systemic and that, unless serious reforms were implemented, they would tend to grow in frequency and severity. The paper sets out to build a Keynes-style model of crises that captures both the unique characteristics of each type and their common roots. A schematic method is employed that traces the processes in time and shows how events become interrelated and mutually causal. This permits us, as much as possible, to see everything at once, a necessity when the build up to a crisis may manifest itself in so many places
|Date of creation:||Jan 2010|
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|Publication status:||Published in Journal of Post Keynesian Econoimics, Fall 2010, pp.61-81|
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