Room to Move: International Financial Markets and National Welfare States

  title={Room to Move: International Financial Markets and National Welfare States},
  author={Layna Mosley},
  journal={International Organization},
  pages={737 - 773}
  • L. Mosley
  • Published 1 September 2000
  • Economics, Political Science
  • International Organization
A central research question in international political economy concerns the influence of financial markets on government policy outcomes. To what extent does international capital mobility limit government policy choices? I evaluate the relationship between international financial markets and government policy outcomes, with a focus on the government bond market in developed democracies. Evidence includes interviews with financial market participants and a cross-sectional time-series analysis… 
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