Integrating coverage of international financial markets and the global economy from the outset, MONEY, BANKING AND FINANCIAL MARKETS gives you a solid foundataion of the topics important to the twenty-first century world of money and banking. It is also the first and only text on the market to offer a fully-integrated program of accompanying online resources and multimedia tools to enhance your study of money and banking and help you prepare for tests.
Roger LeRoy Miller studied at the University of California at Berkeley and the University of Chicago and has served on the faculty of several universities, including the University of Washington, Clemson University, and the University of Miami School of Law, where he taught intellectual property law, entertainment law, and other subjects. He has also published widely, with work featured in the Insurance Counsel Journal, Defense Research, California Trial Lawyers Journal, Antitrust Bulletin, Wisconsin Law Review, and Connecticut Law Review. In addition, Miller has authored or coauthored numerous textbooks, including BUSINESS LAW: TEXT & CASES-LEGAL, ETHICAL, GLOBAL, AND CORPORATE ENVIRONMENT; THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT: TEXT & CASES-ETHICAL, REGULATORY, GLOBAL, AND CORPORATE ISSUES; BUSINESS LAW TODAY; and THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT TODAY.
David VanHoose earned his Ph.D. at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is Herman W. Lay Professor of Private Enterprise at Baylor University. He has published articles in such journals as the Quarterly Journal of Economics, the International Economic Review, the Southern Economic Journal, the Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Economic Inquiry, and the Scandinavian Journal of Economics. VanHoose served as a Visiting Economist at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in 1988 and as a Visiting Scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City in 1989. In 1991 he received the Iddo Sarnat Award for the outstanding article in the Journal of Banking and Finance, and in 1995 he received the Atlantic Economic Journal's best article award. He is an editor of the Journal of Economics and Business and serves on the editorial boards of Open Economies Review and the Atlantic Economic Journal. He has 18 years of teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels. VanHoose is author of E-Commerce Economics (2003) and co-author of Macroeconomics: Theories, Policies, and International Applications (Third Edition 2004), International Monetary and Financial Economics (Second Edition 2002), Money, Banking, and Financial Markets (Second Edition 2004), and Global Economic Issues and Policies (2003).
UNIT I. INTRODUCTION. 1. Money in Today's World-An Introduction. 2. Banking in the Digital Age. 3. Domestic and International Financial Markets. UNIT II. FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTRUMENTS. 4. Interest Rates. 5. Foreign Exchange Markets. 6. Managing Risks in the Global Economy - Derivative Securities. 7. Finding the Best Mix of Financial Instruments-The Theory of Portfolio Choice and Efficient Markets. UNIT III. FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS. 8. Financial Institutions - An Overview. 9. Depository Financial Institutions. 10. The Business of Banking — Depository Institution Management and Performance. 11. Foundations of Depository Institution Regulation. 12. Economic Consequences of Depository Institution Regulation. UNIT IV. CENTRAL BANKING, MONETARY POLICY, AND THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM. 13. Why Money and Banking Go Together - Depository Institutions and Money. 14. Central Banking and the Federal Reserve System. 15. The Federal Reserve and the Financial System. UNIT V. MONETARY POLICY AND THE ECONOMY. 16. How Much Money Do People Want to Hold? - The Demand for Money. 17. Monetary Policy, Interest Rates, and the Economy. 18. Money, Business Cycles, and Inflation. UNIT VI. THE CONDUCT OF MONETARY POLICY. 19. Day-to-Day Monetary Policy - Fed Operating Procedures. 20. What Should the Fed Do? - Objectives and Targets of Monetary Policy. 21. What the Fed Does - Interest Rate Targeting and Economic Activity. 22. Policymaking in the World Economy - International Dimensions of Monetary Policy.