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Decline of the dollar : a Marxist view of the monetary crisis / Ernest Mandel

By: Mandel, Ernest [author].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Monad Press ; distributed by Pathfinder Press Inc., 1972Edition: 1st edition.Description: 128 pages ; 22 cm.Subject(s): Money | International finance | Currency question | Monetary policyDDC classification: 332.4/5 Online resources: Click here to access online
Partial contents:
Part I: Wilson's quid pro quo with world imperialism -- De Gaulle doesn't know it but the golden days of capitalism are over -- The pound sterling bows out as the queen of moneys -- The dollar crisis I -- The dollar crisis II -- The international monetary crisis -- The crisis of the French franc -- The devaluation of the French franc -- Revaluation of the deutsche Mark -- The world economic situation -- The open decline of the dollar -- The deepening crisis of the imperialist system -- The downfall of the dollar -- The monetary crisis continues.
Part II: The crisis of the international monetary system.
Summary: "This collection of essays, written between 1964 and 1971, analyzes each successive stage in the deepening crisis of the international monetary system. Mandel offers an impressively clear explanation of a complex topic. Probing below the immediate causes of monetary upheavals, he demonstrates how they reflect broader economic, social, and political problems." -- From the back cover.
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BOOKS BOOKS Niebyl-Proctor Marxist Library
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HG 255 .M293 1972 (Browse shelf) Not For Loan NPML19110022

Includes chronology of significant economic events in the 20th century and a glossary of terms.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 116-123).

Part I: Wilson's quid pro quo with world imperialism -- De Gaulle doesn't know it but the golden days of capitalism are over -- The pound sterling bows out as the queen of moneys -- The dollar crisis I -- The dollar crisis II -- The international monetary crisis -- The crisis of the French franc -- The devaluation of the French franc -- Revaluation of the deutsche Mark -- The world economic situation -- The open decline of the dollar -- The deepening crisis of the imperialist system -- The downfall of the dollar -- The monetary crisis continues.

Part II: The crisis of the international monetary system.

"This collection of essays, written between 1964 and 1971, analyzes each successive stage in the deepening crisis of the international monetary system. Mandel offers an impressively clear explanation of a complex topic. Probing below the immediate causes of monetary upheavals, he demonstrates how they reflect broader economic, social, and political problems." -- From the back cover.

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