Re: Two financial thought contagion papers now online

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    >Actually, the book Irrational Exuberance is a serious and very well
    >done book, not meant as a joke. I think that some media people may
    >have joked about it, though. It has a chapter on contagions, too.
    >Also, Alan Greenspan started referring to "the contagion effect"
    >in reference to the Asian economic crisis in 1997.
    >--Aaron Lynch
    Thanks, Aaron. I'll give it a more serious look.


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