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Golden FettersThe Gold Standard and the Great Depression, 1919-1939$
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Barry Eichengreen

Print publication date: 1996

Print ISBN-13: 9780195101133

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003

DOI: 10.1093/0195101138.001.0001

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The Wartime Transition

The Wartime Transition

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(p.67) 3 The Wartime Transition
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Golden Fetters
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Barry Eichengreen (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/0195101138.003.0003

World War I transformed the international economic and political environment. This chapter analyzes the major changes in domestic and international finance and their implications for the economic balance of power. It also describes the changes in domestic political institutions that channeled the pressures felt by policy makers. The six sections of the chapter look at the disintegration of the prewar international monetary system based on the gold standard, domestic finance, foreign finance, trade and competitiveness, domestic political changes, and the implications for postwar international monetary relations.

Keywords:   competitiveness, domestic finance, domestic political change, economic balance of power, foreign finance, gold standard, international finance, international monetary relations, international monetary system, political change, trade, World War I

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