The international political economy of investment bubbles /

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Sheeran, Paul.
Other Authors: Spain, Amber.
Physical Description:xix, 210 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages [193]-204) and index.
Published: Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, [2004]
ISBN:0754619974 (alk. paper)
Table of Contents:
  • Pascal and the gambler: theory of speculative advantage
  • Fear and risk: without a net
  • Action and reaction: the psychology of bubbles
  • Tulipomania: bubbles, mysteries and cycles
  • The South Sea bubble: from the Mississippi bubble to the high seas
  • Bubbles in the near past
  • Electronic bubbles: dotcoms and telecoms
  • The role of institutions and the response to malfeasance
  • Rhythms and interventions: studying the ebbs and flows of bubbles
  • Reflections and recriminations
  • The end of all bubbles?