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Beyond the World Bank AgendaAn Institutional Approach to Development

Beyond the World Bank Agenda: An Institutional Approach to Development

Howard Stein

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226771670
eISBN:
9780226771656
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226771656.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Despite massive investment of money and research aimed at ameliorating third-world poverty, the development strategies of the international financial institutions over the past few decades have been ... More

Brain Drain and Brain GainThe Global Competition to Attract High-Skilled Migrants

Brain Drain and Brain Gain: The Global Competition to Attract High-Skilled Migrants

Tito Boeri, Herbert Brücker, Frédéric Docquier, and Hillel Rapoport (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199654826
eISBN:
9780191742095
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654826.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Financial Economics

This volume reviews the most recent research on brain drain and brain gain, producing new original results by the means of data sources specifically assembled for this study, and addressing several ... More

Business Cycle Theory

Business Cycle Theory

Lutz G. Arnold

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199256815
eISBN:
9780191698385
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199256815.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Business cycle theory is a broad and disparate field. Different schools of thought offer alternative explanations for cycles, often using different mathematical methods. This book aims to provide ... More

Capital Adequacy beyond BaselBanking, Securities, and Insurance

Capital Adequacy beyond Basel: Banking, Securities, and Insurance

Hal S. Scott (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780195169713
eISBN:
9780199783717
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195169713.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This book is timely since the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision at the Bank for International Settlements is in the process of making major revisions in the capital rules for banks. It is ... More

Capital FailureRebuilding Trust in Financial Services

Capital Failure: Rebuilding Trust in Financial Services

Nicholas Morris and David Vines (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780198712220
eISBN:
9780191780752
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712220.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, Economic Systems

Trustworthiness in the financial services industry was eroded by deregulation and the changes to industry structure and remuneration which followed. Deregulation was based on a belief that the ... More

Capital Markets and Corporate Governance

Capital Markets and Corporate Governance

Nicholas Dimsdale and Martha Prevezer (eds)

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198287889
eISBN:
9780191828867
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198287889.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This book discusses major issues in corporate governance. The chapters concentrate upon the financing of corporations, and the role of the banks and stock markets in the United Kingdom, Germany, and ... More

The Challenges of PrivatizationAn International Analysis

The Challenges of Privatization: An International Analysis

Bernardo Bortolotti and Domenico Siniscalco

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199249343
eISBN:
9780191600845
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199249342.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This book provides a systematic account of the privatization process at the global scale, presenting an overarching description of the phenomenon, and panel data empirical analyses testing some of ... More

Changing FortunesIncome Mobility and Poverty Dynamics in Britain

Changing Fortunes: Income Mobility and Poverty Dynamics in Britain

Stephen P. Jenkins

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199226436
eISBN:
9780191728457
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226436.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Britain's income distribution is like a multi-story apartment building with the numbers of residents on the different floors corresponding to the concentration of people at different income levels in ... More

Chasing the TapeInformation Law and Policy in Capital Markets

Chasing the Tape: Information Law and Policy in Capital Markets

Onnig H. Dombalagian

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028622
eISBN:
9780262324298
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028622.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This book surveys the law and policy of regulating information flows in capital markets. Part I begins with an overview of the themes, regulatory principles, and challenges that animate information ... More

China's Banking TransformationThe Untold Story

China's Banking Transformation: The Untold Story

James Stent

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190497033
eISBN:
9780190497064
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190497033.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

China’s Banking Transformation explains how Chinese banks work, analyzes their strengths and weaknesses, and sets forth the challenges they face in a slowing economy. Based on his twelve years of ... More

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