James M. Boughton
Financial crisis management
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The international debt crisis of the 1980s and the financial crises in emerging-market countries since 1994 have necessitated new approaches to managing the consequences and helping the affected countries recover. My research in this field has focused primarily on the role of the IMF.

“Different Strokes? Common and Uncommon Responses to Financial Crises”; forthcoming in Ashoka Mody and Alesandro Rebucci (Editors), The IMF on IMF-Supported Programs: Assessing Program Design, Implementation, and Effectiveness (Washington: International Monetary Fund, 2005).
“From Suez to Tequila:  The IMF as Crisis Manager,” The Economic Journal, Vol. 110 (January 2000), pp. 273-91

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