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Coping with Financial Fragility and Systemic Risk

Part of the book series: Financial and Monetary Policy Studies (FMPS, volume 30)

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Table of contents (25 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages iii-viii
  2. Introduction

    1. Introduction

      • Harald A. Benink
      Pages 1-2
  3. Sources of Financial Fragility

    1. Is the Banking and Payments System Fragile?

      • George J. Benston, George G. Kaufman
      Pages 15-46
    2. Financial Fragility: Issues and Policy Implications

      • Charles W. Calomiris
      Pages 47-63
    3. Comment

      • Jacques J. Sijben
      Pages 97-103
    4. Comment

      • Stuart I. Greenbaum
      Pages 105-108
  4. Private Sector Solutions

    1. Market Discipline of Banks’ Riskiness: A Study of Selected Issues

      • Franco Bruni, Francesco Paternò
      Pages 109-131
    2. Private Sector Solutions to Payments System Fragility

      • Robert A. Eisenbeis
      Pages 133-155
    3. Global Financial Fragility and the Private Sector

      • Charles R. Taylor
      Pages 169-174
  5. Private and Regulatory Solutions: Discussion

    1. Comment: Banking

      • Christian De Boissieu
      Pages 215-218
    2. Comment: The Payment and Settlement Systems

      • Claudio E. V. Borio
      Pages 219-225
    3. Comment: International

      • Charles A. E. Goodhart
      Pages 227-230
    4. Summary of Conference

      • Robert Z. Aliber
      Pages 231-238
  6. General Conference Papers

    1. Supervision of Derivative Instruments

      • Jerry L. Jordan
      Pages 239-250

About this book

Coping with Financial Fragility and Systemic Risk identifies and discusses the sources of perceived fragility in financial institutions and markets and its potential consequences throughout the economy. It then examines private sector solutions for dealing with systemic risk and mitigating the consequences. Finally, the book examines regulatory solutions to these problems.

Keywords

  • banking
  • business
  • derivatives
  • economics
  • economy
  • institutions
  • prevention
  • regulation
  • stability
  • stock market
  • volatility

Editors and Affiliations

  • University of Limburg, Maastricht, The Netherlands

    Harald A. Benink

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Coping with Financial Fragility and Systemic Risk

  • Editors: Harald A. Benink

  • Series Title: Financial and Monetary Policy Studies

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4757-2373-1

  • Publisher: Springer New York, NY

  • eBook Packages: Springer Book Archive

  • Copyright Information: Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-0-7923-9612-3

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-1-4419-5155-7

  • eBook ISBN: 978-1-4757-2373-1

  • Series ISSN: 0921-8580

  • Series E-ISSN: 2197-1889

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: VIII, 300

  • Topics: Financial Economics, Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics

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eBook USD 169.00
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  • ISBN: 978-1-4757-2373-1
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  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
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  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 219.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 219.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)