[skip to content]

Department of Economics

Dr Ulrich Volz

MSc, PhD (FU Berlin)

Overview

Ulrich Volz
Faculty of Law and Social Sciences (L&SS)

Faculty Senior Tutor

Department of Economics

Senior Lecturer in Development Economics

Name:
Dr Ulrich Volz
Email address:
Telephone:
0207 898 4721
Address:
SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
285
Office Hours:
Wednesdays from 11:00 to 12:00 and by appointment

Research

International Finance, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Financial Market Development and Stability, Development and Transition Economics, Global Economic Governance, East Asian Financial Markets

Publications

Authored Books

Volz, Ulrich (2010) Prospects for Monetary Cooperation and Integration in East Asia. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. (MIT Press Books)

Volz, Ulrich and Böhnke, Judith and Eidt, Vanessa and Knierim, Knierim and Richert, Katharina and Roeber, Greta-Maria Financing the Green Transformation – How to Make Green Finance Work in Indonesia. Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. (Forthcoming)

Edited Books

Volz, Ulrich, ed. (2012) Financial Stability in Emerging Markets – Dealing with Global Liquidity. Bonn: German Development Institute.

Volz, Ulrich, ed. (2011) Regional Integration, Economic Development and Global Governance. Cheltenham and Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar.

Volz, Ulrich and Caliari, Aldo, eds. (2010) Regional and Global Liquidity Arrangements. Bonn: German Development Institute.

Hamada, Koichi and Reszat, Beate and Volz, Ulrich, eds. (2009) Towards Monetary and Financial Integration in East Asia. Cheltenham and Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar.

Book Chapters

Volz, Ulrich (2014) 'RMB Internationalisation and Currency Co-operation in East Asia.' In: Hilpert, Hanns Günther and Rövekamp, Frank, (eds.), Currency Cooperation in East Asia. Heidelberg and New York: Springer, pp. 57-81.

Volz, Ulrich (2014) 'All Politics is Local: The Renminbi's Prospects as a Future Global Currency.' In: Armijo, Leslie and Katada, Saori, (eds.), The Financial Statecraft of Emerging Powers. Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 103-137.

Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'Strengthening Cooperation between Regional Financing Arrangements and the International Monetary Fund.' In: Papers & Proceedings, VII Conferencia Internacional de Estudios Económicos: regionalismo financiero y estabilidad macroeconómica. Bogotá: Fondo Latinoamericano de Reservas, pp. 8-17.

Volz, Ulrich (2012) 'Das Dollar-Privileg und neue Machtwährungen.' In: Braml, Josef and Mair, Stefan and Sandschneider, Eberhard, (eds.), Außenpolitik in der Wirtschafts- und Finanzkrise. München: Oldenbourg, pp. 71-82. (DGAP-Jahrbuch Internationale Politik)

Reade, J. James and Volz, Ulrich (2012) 'Chinese Monetary Policy and the Dollar Peg.' In: de Haan, Jakob and Cheung, Yin-Wong, (eds.), The Evolving Role of China in the Global Economy. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, pp. 265-299.

Volz, Ulrich (2012) 'Global Liquidity and Commodity Prices.' In: Volz, Ulrich, (ed.), Financial Stability in Emerging Markets: Dealing With Global Liquidity. Bonn: German Development Institute, pp. 23-26.

Volz, Ulrich (2012) 'Introduction.' In: Volz, Ulrich, (ed.), Financial Stability in Emerging Markets: Dealing With Global Liquidity. Bonn: German Development Institute, pp. 1-7.

Volz, Ulrich (2012) 'Internationaler Währungsfond.' In: Freistein, Katja and Leininger, Julia, (eds.), Handbuch internationale Organisationen: theoretische Grundlagen und Akteure. München: Oldenbourg, pp. 145-155.

Volz, Ulrich (2011) 'On the Choice of Exchange-rate Regimes for East Asia.' In: Cheung, Yin-Wong and Kakkar, Vikas and Ma, Guonan, (eds.), The Evolving Role of Asia in Global Finance. Bingley: Emerald Group Publishing, pp. 123-156.

McKay, Julie and Volz, Ulrich and Wölfinger, Regine (2011) 'Regional Financing Arrangements and the IMF.' In: Volz, Ulrich, (ed.), Regional Integration, Economic Development and Global Governance. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp. 234-253.

Reade, J. James and Volz, Ulrich (2011) 'When You Got Nothing, You Got Nothing to Lose: Monetary Integration and Monetary Policy Independence.' In: Volz, Ulrich, (ed.), Regional Integration, Economic Development and Global Governance. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp. 274-294.

Volz, Ulrich 'Navigating the Trilemma – Central Banking in East Asia between Inflation Targeting, Exchange Rate Management and Guarding Financial Stability.' In: Bälz, Moritz and Hilpert, Hanns Günther and Rövekamp, Frank, (eds.), Central Banks, Financial Stability and Legal Issues in East Asia. Heidelberg and New York: Springer. (Forthcoming)

Articles

Volz, Ulrich (2014) 'Comment on 'Lessons for China from Financial Liberalization in Scandinavia'.' Asian Economic Papers, 13 (1). pp. 48-50.

Belke, Ansgar and Bordon, Ingo G. and Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'Effects of Global Liquidity on Commodity and Food Prices.' World Development, 44 (April). pp. 31-43.

Ito, Hiro and Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'China and Global Imbalances from a View of Sectorial Reforms.' Review of International Economics, 21 (1). pp. 57-71.

Frey, Leo and Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'Regional Financial Integration in Sub-Saharan Africa - An Empirical Examination of its Effects on Financial Market Development.' The South African Journal of Economics, 81 (1). pp. 79-117.

Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'Lessons of the European Crisis for Regional Monetary and Financial Integration in East Asia.' Asia Europe Journal, 11 (4). pp. 355-376.

Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'ASEAN Financial Integration in the Light of Recent European Experiences.' Journal of Southeast Asian Economies , 30 (2). pp. 124-141.

Volz, Ulrich (2012) 'Financial Regionalism in East Asia.' International Spectator, 47 (4). 95-109.

Mölders, Florian and Volz, Ulrich (2011) 'Trade Creation and the Status of FTAs: Empirical Evidence from East Asia.' Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), 147 (3). pp. 429-456.

Reade, J. James and Volz, Ulrich (2011) 'Leader of the Pack? German Monetary Dominance in Europe Prior to EMU.' Economic Modelling, 28 (1-2). pp. 239-250.

McKay, Julie and Volz, Ulrich and Wölfinger, Regine (2011) 'Regional Financing Arrangements and the Stability of the International Monetary System.' Journal of Globalization and Development, 2 (1).

Reade, J. James and Volz, Ulrich (2011) 'From the General to the Specific – Modelling Inflation in China.' Applied Economics Quarterly, 57 (1). pp. 27-44.

Volz, Ulrich (2011) 'An Empirical Examination of Firms' Financing Conditions in Transition Countries.' International Journal of Emerging and Transition Economies, 3 (1-2). pp. 167-193.

Volz, Ulrich (2009) 'Financing Constraints of SMEs in Transition Countries.' Revue Bancaire et Financière, 73 (4). pp. 233-248.

Volz, Ulrich and Fujimura, Manabu (2009) 'The Political Economy of Japanese Monetary and Exchange Rate Policy.' Economic Review, 1 (1). pp. 3-46.

Volz, Ulrich (2006) 'On the Feasibility of a Regional Exchange Rate System for East Asia: Lessons of the 1992/1993 EMS Crisis.' Journal of Asian Economics, 17 (6). pp. 1107-1127.

Monographs

Reade, J. James and Volz, Ulrich (2010) Chinese Monetary Policy and the Dollar Peg. Free University Berlin, School of Business & Economics.

Reade, J. James and Volz, Ulrich (2009) Too Much to Lose, or More to Gain? Should Sweden Join the Euro? Oxford: Department of Economics, University of Oxford. Discussion Paper No. 442.

Volz, Ulrich (2006) Economic Cooperation in ASEAN and the Rise of China. New Haven, CT: Yale University.

Volz, Ulrich (2004) European Financial Integration and the Financing of Local Businesses in the New EU Member States. London: European Bank for Reconstruction and Development .

Book Reviews

Volz, Ulrich (2014) 'The Rise of the People's Bank of China: The Politics of Institutional Change. By Stephen Bell and Hui Feng.' Journal of Contemporary Asia . (Forthcoming)

Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'East Asian Capitalism: Diversity, Continuity, and Change. Edited by Andrew Walter and Xiaoke Zhang . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.' The China Quarterly, 213 (1). pp. 215-217.

Volz, Ulrich and Wolff, Peter (2009) 'Taking Africa Beyond Aid.' The Guardian .

Volz, Ulrich (2008) 'Identity and Violence. The Illusion of Destiny. By Amartya Sen.' Journal of Intercultural Studies, 29 (4). pp. 429-432.

Volz, Ulrich (2006) 'Exchange Rates Under the East Asian Dollar Standard. Living with Conflicted Virtue. By Ronald McKinnon.' The Economic Journal, 116 (509). F167-F169.

Volz, Ulrich (2006) 'East Asian Economic Regionalism. By Edward J. Lincoln.' Yale Journal of International Affairs, 1 (2). pp. 176-179.

Other

Ito, Hiro and Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'Addressing China's Macroeconomic Imbalances.' Econbrowser .

Ito, Hiro and Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'Correcting China's Macroeconomic Imbalances.' East Asia Forum . East Asia Forum:

Ito, Hiro and Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'Rebalancing the Chinese Economy.' China Forex . China Forex: pp. 20-21.

Volz, Ulrich (2013) 'Less Capital Flowing May Make for Greater Stability.' Financial Times .

Volz, Ulrich (2012) 'Global Liquidity and the Challenges for Emerging Economies.' China Forex . pp. 26-27.

Volz, Ulrich (2012) 'Living with Global Liquidity.' Fair Observer .

Gao, Haihong and Volz, Ulrich (2012) '中国是否准备好开放资本账户.' 新产经 . p. 728.

Volz, Ulrich (2012) 'East Asia Can Learn from Europe's Mistakes.' Asia Pathways .

Mölder, Florian and Volz, Ulrich (2012) 'TPP Negotiations, Anticipatory Trade Creation, and Implications for European Trade Policy.' VoxEU.org .

Volz, Ulrich (2009) 'Why Developing Countries Need More Boring Finance.' Global Crisis Debate, VoxEU.org .

Volz, Ulrich (2009) 'International Support is Needed to Avoid a Debt Crisis in Developing and Emerging Market Countries.' Global Crisis Debate, VoxEU.org .

Volz, Ulrich (2009) 'Sovereign Debt Risk Looms Large This Year.' The Wall Street Journal .

Volz, Ulrich (2008) 'Europe Needs a United Approach to the Credit Crunch.' The Wall Street Journal . p. 27.

Volz, Ulrich (2008) 'Delinking from the Dollar.' Far Eastern Economic Review .

Volz, Ulrich (2005) 'Tact is Needed to Ensure Asian Currency Adjustments.' Financial Times . p. 16.

Volz, Ulrich (2005) 'Financing Conditions for Small and Medium Enterprises in the New EU Member States.' Beyond Transition, 16 (1). Washington, DC: The World Bank. p. 15.

Volz, Ulrich (2005) 'Финансирование малых и средних предприятий в новых членах ЕС.' Beyond Transition, 16 (1). Washington, DC: The World Bank. p. 16.

Volz, Ulrich (2004) 'Caution on Capital Markets Would Make Sense.' Financial Times . p. 14.

Volz, Ulrich (2004) 'Asian Co-operation is on the Increase.' Financial Times . p. 12.

This list was generated on Sat Oct 25 00:38:18 2014 BST.