Banking and Monetary Policy in Eastern Europe

The First Ten Years

  • Adalbert Winkler

Part of the Studies in Economic Transition book series (SET)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Adalbert Winkler
      Pages 1-8
  3. Keynote Address

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
  4. The Governance of Banks in Emerging Financial Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
  5. Financial Crises in Retrospect

  6. Financial Development in Eastern Europe: Looking Ahead

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 143-143
    2. Peter Bofinger, Timo Wollmershäuser
      Pages 145-184
    3. Claus-Peter Zeitinger
      Pages 185-204
    4. Christa Hainz, Monika Schnitzer
      Pages 205-216
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 217-225

About this book


At the beginning of the transition process, the countries of Central and Eastern Europe faced the task of creating a functioning financial system where none had existed before. A decade later, high-level practitioners and well-known experts take stock of banking and monetary policy in the region, centring on: the governance of banks; the spread of financial crisis; and, perspectives for monetary policy and banking sector development.


banking development macroeconomics monetary policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Adalbert Winkler
    • 1
  1. 1.University of WürzburgWürzburgGermany

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