Nancy Peregrim Marion

Academic Appointments

George J. Records 1956 Professor of Economics

I have written and published on a variety of topics in international macroeconomics, including financial crises in emerging markets, international reserve holdings in East Asia, international risk sharing, and policy volatility in developing countries. I teach courses in international finance and open-economy macroeconomics and have been a Visiting Scholar at the International Monetary Fund on numerous occasions.

325 Rockefeller
HB 6106
B.A. Oberlin College
M.P.A. Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University
Ph.D. Princeton University

Selected Publications

"A Perspective on Predicting Currency Crises" with Robert P. Flood and Juan Yepez, 2013.

“International Risk Sharing During the Globalization Era,” with R. Flood and A. Matsumoto, Canadian Journal of Economics 45(2), 394-416, 2012.

“Using Inflation to Erode the U.S. Public Debt,” with J. Aizenman, Journal of Macroeconomics 33(4), 524-541, 2011.

“Getting Shut Out of the International Capital Markets: It Doesn’t Take Much” with R. Flood, Review of International Economics , 17:5 (2009) 879-889.

“A Model of the Joint Distribution of Banking and Currency Crises, with R. Flood, Journal of International Money and Finance , 23:6 (2004) 841-865.

“International Reserve Holdings with Sovereign Risk and Costly Tax Collection,” with Joshua Aizenman, Economic Journal 114, 569-591, 2004.

“The Merits of Horizontal Versus Vertical FDI in the Presence of Uncertainty,” with Joshua Aizenman, Journal of International Economics, Vol. 62, No. 1, 125-148, 2004.

“Holding International Reserves in an Era of High Capital Mobility,” with Robert Flood, Brookings Trade Forum 2001, Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution, 1-68, 2002.

"Self-Fulfilling Risk Predictions: An Application to Speculative Attacks," with Robert Flood, Journal of International Economics, Jubilee Issue, Vol. 50, No. 1, 245-268, 2000.

"Perspectives on the Recent Currency Crisis Literature," with Robert Flood, International Journal of Finance and Economics, Vol 4, No. 1, 1-26, 1999.

"Volatility and Investment: Interpreting Evidence from Developing Countries," with Joshua Aizenman, Economica, Vol. 66, 157-79, 1999.

"Explaining the Duration of Exchange-Rate Pegs," with Michael Klein, Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 54, No. 2, 387-404, 1997.

"Adjustment to Expected and Unexpected Oil Price Changes," with Lars E.O. Svensson, Canadian Journal of Economics, vol. 17, No. 1, 15-31, 1984.

"The Transmission of Disturbances Under Alternative Exchange-Rate Regimes with Optimal Indexing," with Robert Flood, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 43-66, 1982.

"Insulation Properties of Two-Tier Exchange Rates in a Portfolio-Balance Model," Economica, 61-70, 1981.

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Works in progress

“A Perspective on Predicting Currency Crises,” with R. Flood and J. Yepez, in Financial Globalization , G. Caprio (ed.), Elsevier (forthcoming 2013).