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  • Title: Ronald I. McKinnon papers
    Date (inclusive): 1952-2014
    Collection Number: 2015C20
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 44 manuscript boxes (17.6 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence and writings relating to international finance, especially to currency exchange.
    Creator: McKinnon, Ronald I., 1935-2014
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.


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    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 2015.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Ronald I. McKinnon papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Biographical Note

    American economist.
    1935 July 10 Born, Edmonton, Canada
    1956 Awarded B.A. degree, University of Alberta
    1961 Awarded doctorate, University of Minnesota
    1961 Joined the faculty of Stanford University as a professor of economics
    1965 Author, The Implications of International Economic Integration for Monerary, Fiscal, and Exchange-Rate Policy
    1973 Author, Money and Capital in Economic Development
    1991 Author, The Order of Economic Liberalization: Financial Control in the Transition to a Market Economy
    1996 Author, The Rules of the Game: International Money and Exchange Rates
    2005 Author, Exchange Rates under the East Asian Dollar Standard: Living with Conflicted Virtue
    2013 Author, The Unloved Dollar Standard: From Bretton Woods to the Rise of China
    2014 Died

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence and writings relating to international finance, especially to currency exchange.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    International finance
    Foreign exchange