Introduction by Vince Cable
An absorbing collection of reflections on the great crisis by precisely the people whose views you’d want to read' - Niall Ferguson
The state of the global economy affects every single one of us. With economic growth threatened by financial regulation and the East and West at competitive odds, the real solutions to global recession can only come through international co-operation. Featuring World leaders, Nobel Prize-winning economists, award-winning writers and opinion formers The Future of Money brings together the finest thinking to suggest solutions to this global predicament.
The Future of Money breaks free from old ideas to new provide new strategies for success by drawing on our real future strengths: collaboration and global co-operation.
Contributors include FW de Klerk, John Bruton, Martin Feldstein, Norman Lamont, Stephane Garelli, Linda Yueh, Will Hutton, Vaclav Klaus, Andrew Keen, Jim O'Neill, Edmund Phelps, David Blanchflower, Mike Moore, Jacques Attali, Hamish McRae, Nenad Pacek, Marvin Zonis, Mamphela Ramphele, Augusto Lopez-Claros, Fred Hu, Muhammad Yunus and Norbert Walter
“This series of contributions by distinguished commentators clarifies the causes of the recent economic crisis, analyzes the current situation and sets guidelines for future action to overcome the challenges facing the global economy”
James Wolfensohn, former president of the World Bank (1995-2005)
“This is an ambitious project...fascinating 'dip-in' reading...the quality of contributors, including everyone from Lib Dem shadow chancellor Vince Cable to UK economist and ex-Monetary Policy Committee member David Blanchflower and Goldman Sachs chief economist Jim O'Neill, via the Work Foundation's Will Hutton, journalist Hamish McCrae, and Grameen Bank's Muhammad Yunus, that ensures plenty of fresh insights”
Richard Cree, Director