Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 items

  • Keywords: tulip mania x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Financial Crashes: What, How, Why, and When?

Didier Sornette

in Why Stock Markets Crash: Critical Events in Complex Financial Systems

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691175959
eISBN:
9781400885091
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691175959.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter explains what financial crashes are and why, how, and when they occur. More specifically, it examines the mechanisms underlying crashes; whether we can forecast crashes; whether we could ... More


Crises in the Global Economy from Tulips to Today: Contagion and Consequences

Larry Neal and Marc Weidenmier

in Globalization in Historical Perspective

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226065984
eISBN:
9780226065991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226065991.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter examines historical examples of international crises and contagion in chronological sequence, asking in each case (a) what is the evidence for contagion, judged by the standards set by ... More


Between Sin and Crisis

Vincenzo Ruggiero

in Dirty Money: On Financial Delinquency

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198783220
eISBN:
9780191826252
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198783220.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The financial crisis known as the ‘Dutch tulip mania’ led to tulip bulbs being traded for very large sums of money throughout the 1620s and 1630s. This chapter documents the crisis along with the ... More


View: