ISBN-10:
0444515585
ISBN-13:
9780444515582
Pub. Date:
05/27/2008
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Handbook of Financial Intermediation and Banking

Handbook of Financial Intermediation and Banking

by Anjan V. Thakor, Arnoud Boot
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ISBN-13: 9780444515582
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 05/27/2008
Series: Handbooks in Finance Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 608
Product dimensions: 7.70(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

As the John E. Simon Professor of Finance and Senior Associate Dean of Programs at the Olin School of Business, Washington University, St. Louis, Anjan Thakor works in both academia and the business world. Prior to joining the Olin School, he was Edward J. Frey Professor of Banking and Finance at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, where he also served as chairman of the Finance area. He has worked with many companies, including Whirlpool Corporation, Allision Engine Co., Citigroup, RR Donnelley, Dana Corporation, Anheuser-Busch, Zenith Corporation, Lincoln National Corporation, and J.P. Morgan.

Arnoud Boot is professor of Corporate Finance and Financial Markets at the University of Amsterdam and chairman of the European Finance Association (EFA). He is chairman of the Bank Council of the Dutch Central Bank (DNB), member of the Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR) and member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW). He is also a research fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) in London.

Prior to his current positions, he was a member of the Inaugural Advisory Committee of the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB), partner in the Finance and Strategy Practice at McKinsey & Co. and a faculty member at the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University in Chicago. He was also Bertil Danielsson Visiting Professor at the Stockholm School of Economics and Olin Fellow at Cornell University. He is the past chairman of the Royal Netherlands Economics Association.

In addition to his academic activities, Arnoud Boot advises extensively on ownership structure issues, particularly related to the public/private domain, and is consultant to several financial institutions and corporations. He is a non-executive director of several corporations and agencies. His research focuses on corporate finance and financial institutions. His publications have appeared in major academic journals, such as the Journal of Finance, American Economic Review, Review of Financial Studies, and the Journal of Financial Intermediation.

Table of Contents

OVERALL INTRODUCTION
Section 1: Design of Securities and Contracts
Section 2: Market Structure and Structure of Financial Markets
Section 3: Structure of Financial Institutions
Section 4: Mutual Funds
Section 5: Regulation
Section 6: Competition and Regulation

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