Chapter 1. An Overview of the Book.rnChapter 2. Open-Economy Macroeconomic Accounting.rnChapter 3. Macroeconomic Influences on the Foreign Exchange Market.rnAppendix 3.1 Properties of Logarithms.rnChapter 4. The Macroeconomic Framework.rnAppendix 4.1 The Marshall-Lerner Condition.rnAppendix 4.2 The Framework in Log-Linear Form.rnChapter 5. The Classical Gold Standard.rnChapter 6. Gold Standard Macroeconomics.rnAppendix 6.1 The Gold Standard with Zero Capital Mobility.rnChapter 7. The Bretton Woods System.rnChapter 8. Macroeconomics under Soft Pegs and Imperfect Capital Mobility.rnAppendix 8.1 Alternative Monetary Policy Regimes.rnChapter 9. Fixed Exchange Rates in a Financially Integrated World: Currency Crises and "Hard" Pegs.rnAppendix 9.1 The Monetary Approach to the Balance of Payments (MABP).rnChapter 10. Floating Exchange Rates I: Transitory Shocks.rnAppendix 10.1 The Asset Market Approach to the Exchange Rate.rnAppendix 10.2 Algebraic Solution of the Log-linear Model.rnAppendix 10.3 Interest Rate Targeting under Floating Exchange Rates.rnChapter 11. Floating Exchange Rates II: Intermediate and Permanent Shocks.rnChapter 12. Floating Exchange Rates III: Exchange Rate Dynamics.rnAppendix 12.1 Proof that (St+1 / St) (Sbar / St) = lambda.rnChapter 13. Long-Run Equilibrium under Floating Exchange Rates.rnAppendix 13.1 The Long Run Floating Rate Model in Log-Linear Form.rnAppendix 13.2 Fixed Exchange Rates in the Long Run.rnChapter 14. Floating Exchange Rates with Short-Run Price Flexibility*.rnChapter 15. Choosing an Exchange Rate Regime.rnChapter 16.The International Financial Architecture.rnChapter 17. G-8 Policy Coordination.rnChapter 18. Monetary Unification.rnChapter 19. Intertemporal Issues in International Macroeconomics.
International Macroeconomics provides students with an analytically rigorous introduction to the impact of globalization on macroeconomics.rn* Presents an analytically rigorous introduction to the field and uniquely includes optional econometric studiesn* Provides a unified macroeconomic model to examine rigorously international macroeconomics and then focuses this model on historic cases, institutions, and specific countries, dealing with various types of macroeconomic crisesn* Provides a strong policy orientation by an author who worked for many years at the IMFn* Is supported by a website with extensive solutions for the problem sets, PowerPoint slides, and an update on the 08-09 meltdown