Emerging Markets and the Global Recession

by HAWKINS, T., 2009
Research Report. Centre for Poverty Employment and Growth, Human Sciences Research Council

This paper was prepared as part of a series on the economic and employment impacts on SA of the 2008 global financial crisis. Hawkins discusses the historical experience of financial crises, whether local or global. He then considers the impact on emerging markets, and particularly in relation to national and corporate strategies.