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Title Financial markets and financial crises / edited by R. Glenn Hubbard
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1991


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Description ix, 394 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series A National Bureau of Economic Research project report
National Bureau of Economic Research project report.
Contents Machine derived contents note: Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- R. Glenn Hubbard -- 1. Interest Rate Spreads, Credit Constraints, and Investment Fluctuations: An Empirical Investigation -- Mark Gertler, R. Glenn Hubbard, and Anil Kashyap -- 2. The Gold Standard, Deflation, and Financial Crisis in the Great Depression: An International Comparison -- Ben Bernanke and Harold James -- 3. Asymmetric Information and Financial Crises: A Historical Perspective -- Frederic S. Mishkin -- 4. The Origins of Banking Panics: Models, Facts, and Bank Regulation -- Charles W. Calomiris and Gary Gorton -- 5. Before the Accord: U.S. Monetary-Financial Policy, 1945-51 -- Barry Eichengreen and Peter M. Garber -- 6. Is There a Corporate Debt Crisis? Another Look -- Mark J. Warshawsky -- 7. Sustainability, Premia, and the Dollar -- Bankim Chadha and Steven Symansky -- 8. The Continued Interest-Rate Vulnerability of Thrifts -- Patric H. Hendershott and James D. Shilling -- 9. Caps on Adjustable Rate Mortgages: Valuation, Insurance, and Hedging -- Eduardo S. Schwartz and Walter N. Torous -- 10. The Failure and Survival of Thrifts: Evidence from the Southeast -- George J. Benston, Mike Carhill, and Brian Olasov -- Contributors -- Author Index -- Subject Index
Analysis Economic cycles
Economic depression
Financial institutions
Financial services
Overseas item
Runs on financial institutions
United States
Notes "These papers were presented at the NBER conference ... held in Key Biscayne, Florida, March 23-24, 1990"--Acknowledgments
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Depressions -- History -- Congresses.
Finance -- United States -- History -- Congresses.
Financial crises -- Congresses.
Financial crises.
Financial institutions -- United States -- History -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Hubbard, R. Glenn.
National Bureau of Economic Research.
LC no. 91008730
ISBN 0226355888 (alk. paper)