Principles of Money, Banking and Financial Markets / Edition 10

Principles of Money, Banking and Financial Markets / Edition 10

by Lawrence S. Ritter, William L. Silber, Gregory F. Udell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321020200

ISBN-13: 9780321020208

Pub. Date: 08/13/1999

Publisher: Addison-Wesley


Well-known for its engaging, conversational style, this text makes sophisticated concepts accessible, introducing students to how markets and institutions shape the global financial system and economic policy. Principles of Money, Banking, & Financial Markets incorporates current research and data while taking stock of sweeping changes in the…  See more details below

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Well-known for its engaging, conversational style, this text makes sophisticated concepts accessible, introducing students to how markets and institutions shape the global financial system and economic policy. Principles of Money, Banking, & Financial Markets incorporates current research and data while taking stock of sweeping changes in the international financial landscape produced by financial innovation, deregulation, and geopolitical considerations.

T he Basics: Introducing Money, Banking, and Financial Markets; The Role of Money in the Macroeconomy; Financial Instruments, Markets, and Institutions. Financial Instruments and Markets: Interest Rate Measurement and Behavior; The Term and Risk Structure of Interest Rates; The Structure and Performance of Securities Markets; The Pricing of Risky Financial Assets; Money and Capital Markets; Demystifying Derivatives; Understanding Foreign Exchange. Banks and Other Intermediaries: The Nature of Financial Intermediation; Depository Financial Institutions; Nondepository Financial Institutions. Financial System Architecture: Understanding Financial Contracts; The Regulation of Markets and Institutions; Financial System Design. The Art of Central Banking: Who's In Charge Here?; Bank Reserves and the Money Supply; The Instruments of Central Banking; Understanding Movements in Bank Reserves; Monetary Policy Strategy. Monetary Theory: The Classical Foundations; The Keynesian Framework; The ISLM World; Money and Economic Stability in the ISLM World; An Aggregate Supply and Demand Perspective on Money and Economic Stability; Rational Expectations: Theory and Policy Implications; Empirical Evidence on the Effectiveness of Monetary Policy. Grand Finale: Tying It All Together.

For all readers interested in money, banking, and financial markets.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321020208
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
08/13/1999
Series:
Addison-Wesley Series in Economics
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
7.71(w) x 9.43(h) x 1.13(d)

Table of Contents

Contents
Notes to the Instructor
Acknowledgements
About the Authors
Ch. 1Introducing Money, Banking, and Financial Markets3
Ch. 2The Role of Money in the Macroeconomy6
Ch. 3Financial Instruments, Markets, and Institutions23
Ch. 4Interest Rate Measurement and Behavior43
Ch. 5The Risk and Term Structure of Interest Rates66
Ch. 6The Structure and Performance of Securities Markets83
Ch. 7The Pricing of Risky Financial Assets98
Ch. 8Money and Capital Markets109
Ch. 9Demystifying Derivatives137
Ch. 10Understanding Foreign Exchange159
Ch. 11The Nature of Financial Intermediation179
Ch. 12Depository Financial Institutions199
Ch. 13Nondepository Financial Institutions225
Ch. 14Understanding Financial Contracts243
Ch. 15The Regulation of Markets and Institutions265
Ch. 16Financial System Design285
Ch. 17Financial Innovation303
Ch. 18Who's in Charge Here?315
Ch. 19Bank Reserves and the Money Supply326
Ch. 20The Instruments of Central Banking347
Ch. 21Understanding Movements in Bank Reserves362
Ch. 22Monetary Policy Strategy383
Ch. 23The Classical Foundations399
Ch. 24The Keynesian Framework421
Ch. 25The ISLM World452
Ch. 26Money and Economic Stability in the ISLM World486
Ch. 27An Aggregate Supply and Demand Perspective on Money and Economic Stability501
Ch. 28Rational Expectations: Theory and Policy Implications531
Ch. 29Empirical Evidence on the Effectiveness of Monetary Policy531
Ch. 30Tying It All Together547
Epilogue: Careers in Banking and Financial Markets559
Glossary565
Index583

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