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Cohen, Benjamin J.

Overview
Works: 142 works in 667 publications in 3 languages and 17,791 library holdings
Genres: History  Festschriften 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Redactor
Classifications: HG3881, 332.042
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Benjamin J Cohen
Theory and structure in international political economy : an International organization reader( )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text on international political economy is drawn from articles in the journal "International Organization". It is organized into sections on: contending theoretical perpectives; international regimes; multilateralism and international leadership; and international economy/domestic politics
Issues and agents in international political economy : an International organization reader by Benjamin J Cohen( )

13 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the second of two anthologies on international political economy drawn from articles published in the journal International Organization. The book is organized into four sections: Trade, Multinational Firms and Globalization, Money and Finance, and Emerging Issues. Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET
Currency Power : Understanding Monetary Rivalry by Benjamin J Cohen( )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Monetary rivalry is a fact of life in the world economy. Intense competition between international currencies like the US dollar, Europe's euro, and the Chinese yuan is profoundly political, going to the heart of the global balance of power. But what exactly is the relationship between currency and power, and what does it portend for the geopolitical standing of the United States, Europe, and China? Popular opinion holds that the days of the dollar, long the world's dominant currency, are numbered. By contrast, Currency Power argues that the current monetary rivalry still greatly favors America's greenback. Benjamin Cohen shows why neither the euro nor the yuan will supplant the dollar at the top of the global currency hierarchy. Cohen presents an innovative analysis of currency power and emphasizes the importance of separating out the various roles that international money might have. After systematically exploring the links between currency internationalization and state power, Cohen turns to the state of play among today's top currencies. The greenback, he contends, is the "indispensable currency"--The one that the world can't do without. Only the dollar is backed by all the economic and political resources that make a currency powerful. Meanwhile, the euro is severely handicapped by structural defects in the design of its governance mechanisms, and the yuan suffers from various practical limitations in both finance and politics. Contrary to today's growing opinion, Currency Power demonstrates that the dollar will continue to be the leading global currency for some time to come."--Jacket flap
The question of imperialism; the political economy of dominance and dependence by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

25 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzing the global political economy by Andrew Walter( )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This textbook critically assesses the convergence between IPE, comparative political economy, and economics. The authors show that a careful engagement with economics is essential for understanding both contemporary IPE and for analyzing the global political economy
In whose interest? : international banking and American foreign policy by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

16 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Council on Foreign Relations book."Includes index. Bibliography: p. 317-339
Organizing the world's money : the political economy of international monetary relations by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

29 editions published between 1977 and 1984 in English and Spanish and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The geography of money by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Many currencies are used outside their 'home' country for transactions either between nations or within foreign states. In this book, Benjamin J. Cohen asks what this new geography of money reveals about financial and political power."--Jacket
International political economy : an intellectual history by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The field of international political economy gained prominence in the early 1970s - when the Arab oil embargo and other crises ended the postwar era of virtually unhindered economic growth in the US and Europe - and is an essential part of political science and economics. This text examines the development of this important field
The future of money by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Is globalization leading us toward a world of fewer and fewer currencies and, consequently, simplified money management? Many specialists believe this is the case, as the territorial monopolies national governments have long claimed over money appears to be eroding. In The Future of Money, Benjamin Cohen argues that this view - which he calls the "Contraction Contention"--Is wrong. Rigorously argued, written with extraordinary clarity, and thoroughly up-to-date, this book demonstrates that the global population of currencies is set to expand greatly, not contract, making monetary governance more difficult, not less" --
The future of global currency : the euro versus the dollar by Benjamin J Cohen( )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection distills the views of one of the world's leading scholars in global currency, and will be of considerable interest to students and scholars of international finance and international political economy. --Book Jacket
Mad money by Susan Strange( )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mad money is a classic of international relations and international political economy literature. It also 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, and regulation had all but disappeared, resulting in financial crises in Asia and in the western world. The book identified that finance now called the tune internationally: governments had been stripped of control, morals had loosened, and income gaps were widening sharply. Susan Strange predicted that this would lead to a long, inevitable financial crisis if it continued unchecked. She was proved right within a decade of the book coming out. This reissue includes a new introduction by Benjamin Cohen of the University of California that contextualises the book, and conveys the value of the work for a modern audience
Banks and the balance of payments : private lending in the international adjustment process by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American foreign economic policy; essays and comments by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International trade and finance : new frontiers for research : essays in honor of Peter B. Kenen by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of original essays offers a selection of contemporary scholarship intended to help define an agenda for future research in the field of international trade and finance. Written to honor Peter B. Kenen and following his work, the volume is divided into three parts: international trade theory, international monetary theory, and applied policy analysis
Developing-country debt : a middle way by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

11 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life at the top : international currencies in the twenty-first century by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

13 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Balance-of-payments policy by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

21 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and Spanish and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crossing frontiers : explorations in international political economy by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Financial Support Fund of the OECD : a failed initiative by Benjamin J Cohen( Book )

15 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Theory and structure in international political economy : an International organization reader
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Issues and agents in international political economy : an International organization readerAnalyzing the global political economyIn whose interest? : international banking and American foreign policyOrganizing the world's money : the political economy of international monetary relationsThe geography of moneyInternational political economy : an intellectual historyThe future of moneyThe future of global currency : the euro versus the dollar
Alternative Names
Benjamin Cohen American economist

Benjamin Cohen Amerikaans econoom

Benjamin Cohen economista estadounidense

Benjamin Cohen économiste américain

Cohen, B. J.

Cohen, B. J. 1937-

Cohen, Benjamin 1937-

Cohen, Benjamin I. 1937-

Cohen, Benjamin J.

Cohen, Benjamin Jerry

Cohen, Benjamin Jerry 1937-

Lancaster, Louis G.

Коэн, Бенджамин

بنجامین کوهن اقتصاددان آمریکایی

코헨, 벤저민 J. 1937-

コーヘン, ベンジャミン

ベンジャミン・コーヘン

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