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Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

This series explores the roles of money and banking in the modern world. Banking is an increasingly important and international industry, and its interaction with money is a major concern for the world's economic policy-makers.

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  1. Bank Performance

    A Theoretical and Empirical Framework for the Analysis of Profitability, Competition and Efficiency

    By Jacob Bikker, Jaap W.B. Bos

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Economic literature pays a great deal of attention to the performance of banks, expressed in terms of competition, concentration, efficiency, productivity and profitability. This book provides an all-embracing framework for the various existing theories in this area and illustrates these theories...

    Published December 16th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Competition and Profitability in European Financial Services

    Strategic, Systemic and Policy Issues

    By Morten Balling, Frank Lierman, Andy Mullineux

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Financial services firms play a key role in the European economy. The efficiency and profitability of these firms and the competition among them have an impact on allocation of savings, financing of investment, economic growth, the stability of the financial system and the transmission of monetary...

    Published February 18th 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Lender of Last Resort

    Edited by Forrest Capie, Geoffrey E. Wood

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    The capacity of national central banks to 'step in' and bail out an economy is one which has proved to be vitally important over the years. This collection from Wood and Capie brings together important literature for the first time in book form....

    Published January 24th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Islamic Economics and Finance

    A Glossary, 2nd Edition

    By Muhammad Akram Khan

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Islamic economics and finance have increased in importance over the last few decades, with new Islamic financial institutions opening up and a number of important books published on the topic.This glossary, fully updated and revised for the new edition, uses easy to understand language to introduce...

    Published September 16th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Exchange Rate Dynamics

    A New Open Economy Macroeconomics Perspectives

    Edited by Jean-OIiver Hairault, Thepthida Sopraseuth

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    This important new book builds upon the seminal work by Obsfeld and Rogoff, Foundations of International Macroeconomics and aims at providing a coherent and modern framework for thinking about exchange rate dynamics. With a wide range of contributions, this book is likely to be welcomed by the...

    Published December 17th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Financial Geography

    A Banker's View

    By Risto Laulajainen

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    This truly internationally-focused book is a readable, comprehensive guide to the economic geography of the world's financial centres that is as enjoyable to read as it is informative. All students and academics involved with economic geography as well as professionals in the banking and finance...

    Published August 27th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Money Doctors

    The Experience of International Financial Advising 1850-2000

    Edited by Marc Flandreau

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    The book brings together internationally respected specialists from economics, history and political science such as Harold James, Louis Pauly and Kenneth Mouré. First providing a short history of money doctors, the book then goes on to cover such themes as:*the IMF and policy advice*the Russian...

    Published August 6th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Financial Market Risk

    Measurement and Analysis

    By Cornelis Los

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    This new book uses advanced signal processing technology to measure and analyze risk phenomena of the financial markets. It explains how to scientifically measure, analyze and manage non-stationarity and long-term time dependence (long memory) of financial market returns. It studies, in particular,...

    Published July 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  9. Central Banking Systems Compared

    The ECB, The Pre-Euro Bundesbank and the Federal Reserve System

    By Emmanuel Apel

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    This new study provides a comprehensive survey of the recently established European financial system in comparison to previous European systems and the US Federal Reserve. This well-written contribution to financial economics should be of interest to academics as well as professionals concerned...

    Published March 19th 2003 by Routledge

  10. A History of Monetary Unions

    By John F Chown

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    In this comprehensive historical overview, the author writes about monetary unions with an admirable completeness and covers such themes as:*The Gold Standard*Monetary Unions in Countries and Areas from Latin America to The British Empire to Japan and Korea with many in between*EMU and its Policy...

    Published February 26th 2003 by Routledge