REF 127 December 2017
Finance and Growth
370 pages from
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This issue of the Review of Financial Economy examines the nature of the link between finance and growth concerning the lessons to be drawn from the crisis and the relative instability of this relationship. In particular, the various articles seek to fill the gaps that remain in our understanding of the role of finance and its complex interaction with the real economy and, for the most part, aim to attempt to reconcile the two analytical frameworks that deal with the long-term and short-term effects of finance on growth.

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REF 126 October 2017
Changes in the Insurance Industry
312 pages from
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This issue offers readers a very comprehensive review of the shifts taking place in the insurance industry on a world scale. It begins by presenting the situation of insurance in the main geographic zones, and then takes up the changes currently underway, particularly the emergence of new risks, as well as the answers that the various players can provide.

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REF 125 April 2017
Europe 60 years later
329 pages from
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To celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of the Treaty of Rome and the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Maastricht Treaty, the Revue d’économie financière draws a balance sheet on what has been done on the financial level, offers accounts written by major protagonists, and questions the future and what reforms are necessary at a time when European finance will be turned topsy-turvy by Brexit.

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REF 124 December 2016
The Financial Systems in Latin America
352 pages from
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Latin American economies are clearly more resilient than in the 1980s because of democratization, more pragmatic economic policies, and ambitious economic reforms. Some countries, however, have not been part of this fundamental trend: Cuba and Venezuela and, to a lesser extent, Equator and Bolivia...

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REF 123 October 2016
The on-going reconstructing of financial systems
356 pages from
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The lack of growth can be partially traced back to the poor match between the supply of capital and demand for it on national and international levels. For the authors of this issue, among other questions, the situation requires reconstituting financial systems, whose central role consists precisely in matching supply to demand...

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REF 122 June 2016
Demography and finance
310 pages from
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Various “demographic events” (increased life expectancy, the birth of a child, migration, etc.) have important effects on financial decisions. More generally, demographic developments influence major aspects of economic and financial, national and international stability. This is why a field of research has grown up around the interaction between demographics and science.

In this issue, the Revue d’économie financière proposes to examine where that field is at today and identifies several interesting avenues of research on this little examined subject...

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Recension December 2017
A Survey of the Recent Literature on the Nexus Finance-Growth after the Crisis: Contributions, Limits and Research Agenda
Financial history column December 2017
The Reichsbank: a Bank for War?
Financial history column October 2017
Setting Benchmark Rates: Lessons from Renaissance Banking
Financial history column December 2016
Financial Openness in History: A Political Economy Approach
Recension October 2016
Financial Architecture ans Macroeconomic Performance
Financial history column October 2016
What the Panic of 1907 Can Tell Us about the Crisis of 2008?
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