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Mad Money: with an introduction by Benjamin J. Cohen

Susan Strange


Mad money is a classic of international relations and international political economy literature. It has profound modern relevance. First published by Manchester University Press in 1998, the book called for an end to the volatility of international financial markets. Markets had grown, technology had advanced, regulation had all but disappeared. Finance was calling the tune internationally – governments had been stripped of control, morals had loosened, income gaps were widening sharply. Susan Strange predicted that this would lead to a long, inevitable financial crisis if it continued unchec ... More

Keywords: Global financial markets, international political economy, widening income gaps, less regulation.

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9781784992668
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: May 2016 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9781784992668.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Susan Strange, author