1st Edition

Contagion of Bank Failures (RLE Banking & Finance)
The Relation to Deposit Insurance and Information

ISBN 9780415751698
Published March 7, 2014 by Routledge
212 Pages

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Book Description

This volume

  • examines the vulnerability of sound banks during financial crises
  • helps understand the nature of financial crises and other banking issues
  • traces the history of banking reform in the United States from 1933 until 1992
  • discusses deregulation in the US banking system

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Bank Runs and the Stability of Laissez-Faire Banking 3. Bank Panics and the State of Information 4. Bank Failure Contagion in Historical Perspective 5. Related Issues. 6. Conclusion. Tables. Graphs. Appendices. Bibliography. Index.


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