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Author Gup, Benton E.

Title Bank failures in the major trading countries of the world : causes and remedies / Benton E. Gup
Published Westport, CT : Quorum, 1998
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 174 pages)
Contents Preliminaries; Contents; 1. Key Concepts; 2. Country Analysis I; 3. Country Analysis II; 4. Summary of Failures and Near Failures, Resolutions, and Significant Incidents; 5. Too-Big-to-Fail: An International Perspective; 6. Prudential Regulation of Banks: Is It Effective?; 7. Crisis in Thailand: A Case Study; Appendix: Bank Failures, Systemic Risk, and Bank Regulation; Bibliography; Index
Summary This is a broad analysis of why banks failed, or nearly failed, in the G-10 countries during the volatile years since 1980s. It also looks at what governments should do now to solve the ever-growing problem of failures
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-169) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Group of Ten.
Bank failures -- Canada.
Bank failures -- Europe.
Bank failures -- Japan.
Bank failures -- United States.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 98004976
ISBN 031300790X (electronic bk.)
1429472839 (electronic bk.)
9780313007903 (electronic bk.)
9781429472838 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)