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Bird, Graham R.

Overview
Works: 207 works in 731 publications in 1 language and 9,694 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator, htt
Classifications: HG3881, 332.152
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Graham R Bird
The IMF and the future : issues and options facing the fund by Graham Bird( )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Starting with a historical background tracing the evolution of the IMF, the book goes on to cover such themes as: the circumstances under which countries turn to the IMF, the various aspects of IMF conditionality, institutional issues such as lending facilities and how the Fund is resourced, and the political economy of IMF issues." "The book will undoubtedly be required reading for anyone with a serious interest in development studies, international relations and international economic policy."--Jacket
IMF lending to developing countries : issues and evidence by Graham Bird( Book )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The International Monetary Fund was created to centralise the management of the global monetary system. As international financial markets evolved, the richer countries turned to other, more flexible sources of finance and IMF lending became almost exclusively focused on the developing world. And yet the IMF has been widely criticised for its lending role in developing countries, with some arguing that it should not be lending at all and others claiming that net reverse flows since the mid-1980s suggest that the Fund has abrogated its responsibilities. This book provides the first detailed theoretical and empirical analysis of Fund lending and concludes that key changes are needed if the Fund is to realise its full potential for assisting developing countries
The international monetary system and the less developed countries by Graham Bird( Book )

33 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book the author investigates the relationship between the international monetary system and the less developed countries of the world. In the period since 1945 growing concern has been shown over the international monetary problems which LDCs face, and since 1971 LDCs have been significant participants in the reform of the international monetary system. After tracing the evolution of the relationship between LDCs and the International Monetary Fund, the book goes on to examine, with full reference to the available empirical evidence, the major causes and consequences of LDCs' international monetary problems. Topics covered include: export instability; the terms of trade; the demand for reserves and reserve adequacy; and adjustment difficulties. A thorough examination is then made of the ways in which financial assistance has been provided to LDCs through the IMF and the Eurocurrency market. Finally, certain key policy issues are discussed: the commodity problem; the link between the creation of international liquidity and the provision of development aid; and exchange rate policy. Each chapter is followed by an extensive bibliography which is designed to help the reader to pursue further any topic of particular interest. The presentation, which is non-mathematical, is in the form of a textbook. The issues are surveyed, the main arguments discussed, and the available empirical evidence presented. It is revealed, however, that on many issues it is at present difficult to draw firm conclusions. The book will be of interest to students of international, monetary, and development economics
The Quest for economic stabilization : the IMF and the Third World by Tony Killick( Book )

21 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The IMF and stabilization : developing country experiences( Book )

19 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om Den Internationale Valutafonds arbejde med stabilisering af udviklingslandenes økonomi
International financial policy and economic development : a disaggregated approach by Graham Bird( Book )

27 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book focuses on the international financial problems of developing countries and the ways in which international financial policy might be used to alleviate them. A theme that emerges is that developing countries cannot be treated as a homogenous group from the viewpoint of their international financial problems
World finance and adjustment : an agenda for reform by Graham Bird( Book )

20 editions published between 1900 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International macroeconomics : theory, policy, and applications by Graham Bird( Book )

33 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A non-mathematical introduction to the macroeconomic analysis of both the open economy and the world economy. The text assumes a basic understanding of macroeconomics and is of interest to policy-makers and second year undergraduates
The IMF and the future by Graham Bird( )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The International Monetary Fund has been criticised from both the right and the left of the political spectrum with the right arguing that it is too interventionist and creates more problems than it solves and the left on occasion demanding that it be abolished altogether. What seems almost beyond question is that the IMF needs to be reformed. Defining a future role for the IMF will always be a controversial issue, but vital to any considerations will be a measured assessment of how it has operated in the past. This excellent new book from an internationally respected expert on the IMF inte
Commercial bank lending and Third World debt by Graham Bird( Book )

14 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banks are an integral element of the Third World debt problems but their activities have received little direct analysis. This work investigates various aspects of commercial bank lending to developing countries, examining past behaviour and looking at the likely future evolution of bank lending
Economic assistance to low-income countries : should the link be resurrected? by Graham Bird( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evolving Asian financial architecture by Graham Bird( Book )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loan-loss provisions and Third-World debt by Graham Bird( Book )

14 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third World debt : the search for a solution by Graham Bird( Book )

15 editions published between 1900 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International finance and the developing economies by Graham Bird( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are many challenges facing the economies of developing countries. Capital volatility, financial crises, aid, debt and the IMF are all issues that have received a great deal of attention over recent years. In International Finance and the Developing Economies, Graham Bird provides an essentially non-technical discussion of these issues, examining the underlyingpolitical economy and discussing the policy alternatives that are available
Economic reform in Eastern Europe by Graham Bird( Book )

17 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The international financial regime( Book )

11 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kant's theory of knowledge: an outline of one central argument in the Critique of pure reason by Graham Bird( Book )

25 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Original Title Page -- Original Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- 1 Phenomena and Phenomenalism -- (i) Prichard's theory -- (ii) Literal construction -- (iii) The first edition Deduction and phenomenalism -- 2 Noumena and Noumenalism -- 3 Transcendental and Empirical -- (i) The distinction in general -- (ii) The Fourth Paralogism (A) -- (iii) The Aesthetic -- 4 Sensibility and Understanding -- (i) Data of sense and phenomenal objects -- (ii) The 'representation' problem for categories
Managing global money : essays in international financial economics by Graham Bird( Book )

14 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of articles and papers has been organised under a limited number of specific themes in international financial economics, including balance of payment theory and policy, the activities of the IMF, Special Drawing Rights, the role of the private financial markets, and the international economic order
Latin America's economic future( Book )

8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The IMF and the future : issues and options facing the fund
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IMF lending to developing countries : issues and evidenceThe international monetary system and the less developed countriesWorld finance and adjustment : an agenda for reformInternational macroeconomics : theory, policy, and applicationsThe IMF and the futureThe evolving Asian financial architectureInternational finance and the developing economiesLatin America's economic future
Alternative Names
Bird, G.

Bird, G. 1947-

Bird, G. (Graham), 1947-

Bird, G. (Graham R.)

Bird, G. (Graham R.), 1947-

Bird, G. R.

Bird, G. R. 1947-

Bird, G. R. (Graham R.)

Bird, G. R. (Graham R.), 1947-

Bird, G. R. (Graham Richard), 1947-

Bird, Graham.

Bird, Graham 1947-

Bird, Graham (Graham R.)

Bird, Graham R.

Graham R. Bird economist (University of Surrey; Claremont McKenna College)

Graham R. Bird econoom

Graham R. Bird Wirtschaftswissenschaftler (M.A., Cambridge / Prof. of Economics and Director of the Surrey Centre for International Economic Studies)

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Languages
English (359)