Report May 1998
Alice M. Rivlin, vice chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and other participants at the Levy Institute's annual Minsky conference on financial structure discuss the causes and worldwide effects of the Asian crisis and policies to prevent similar crises in the future.
Contents: Editorial Can We Grow Faster? (Stephanie Bell and L. Randall Wray) * New Working Papers: Employment Policy, Community Development, and the Underclass * Policy Innovation as a Discovery Procedure: Exploring the Tacit Fringes of the Policy Formulation Process * Money and Taxes: The Chartalist Approach * The Kaleckian Analysis and the New Millennium * The Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Industry: What Prognosis for Good Jobs? * The Development and Reform of the Modern International Financial System * The Political Economy of Corporate Governance in Germany * The Japanese Financial Crisis, Corporate Governance, and Sustainable Prosperity * Education's Hispanic Challenge * E Pluribus Unum: Bilingualism and Language Loss in the Second Generation * The Romance of Assimilation: Studying the Demographic Outcomes of Ethnic Intermarriage in American History * Levy Institute News