The Global Securities Market: A History

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1. J. P. Raines, Economists and the Stock Market: Speculative Theories of Stock Market Fluctuations (Cheltenham, 2000), p. 1; cf. pp. 1–2, 23, 28, 45, 54–7, 69, 73, 92–3, 99, 106, 109, 111, 149.
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5. J. Kay, The Truth About Markets (London, 2004), pp. 10, 223, 249, 268, 335, 337, 339, 353, 357–8, 362–3, 370, 373.
6. For example R. Levine and S. Zervos, 'Stock Markets, Banks, and Economic Growth' and T. G. Rajan and L. Zingales, 'Financial Dependence and Growth', American Economic Review, 88 (1988); and P. L. Rousseaux and R. Sylla, 'Financial Systems, Economic Growth, and Globalization', in M. D. Bordo, A. M. Taylor, and J. G. Williamson (eds.), Globalization in Historical Perspective (Chicago, 2003).
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8. For a recent overview of the importance of globalization see Bordo, Taylor, and Williamson (eds.), Globalization in Historical Perspective. This includes a number of chapters specifically on financial systems.
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10. R. Roberts (ed.), International Financial Centres (Aldershot, 1994), vol. 2, pp. 146–7, 173.
11. For a general history of stock markets see L. Neal, 'On the historical Development of Stock Markets', in H. Brezinski and M. Fritsch (eds.), The Emergence and Evolution of Markets (Cheltenham, 1997).
12. L. Oxelheim, Financial Markets in Transition: Globalization, Investment and Eco- nomic Growth (London, 1996), p. 417.

1. For the medieval developments see C. P. Kindleberger, A Financial History of Western Europe (London, 1984), pp. 34, 39, 184; J. Bernard, 'Trade and Finance in


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