Investing in the New Republic: Multinational Banks, Political Risk, and the Chinese Revolution of 1911

  title={Investing in the New Republic: Multinational Banks, Political Risk, and the Chinese Revolution of 1911},
  author={Ghassan Moazzin},
  journal={Business History Review},
This article examines the strategies employed by multinational banks to mitigate political risk following the onset of revolution in their host countries during the early twentieth century. It does so by exploring the activities of multinational banks in China during the Revolution of 1911 and its aftermath. This article first describes the measures that multinational banks took to maintain China’s credit on foreign bond markets after the outbreak of revolution. It then examines how these… 

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