In The Rules of the Global Game Kenneth W. Dam provides, in clear and practical language, a comprehensive examination that helps n-ecomists make sense of the forces that shape U.S. international monetary policies. Elucidating both the internal structures and external ramifications of global ecomics, this book can be read with pleasure and profit by layperson and ecomist alike. It allows readers to go beyond the headlines to understand the policies that shape our ecomy and thus our lives.
Kenneth W. Dam is the Max Pam Professor of American and Foreign Law at the University of Chicago Law School. He also served as deputy secretary of the treasury, the assistant director for National Security and International Affairs of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, executive director of the U.S. Council on Economic Policy, and deputy secretary of state. He is the author or coauthor of numerous books, including The Rules of the Game: Reform and Evolution in the International Monetary System, published by the University of Chicago Press.