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Inside the Investment Bank

Alan D. Morrison and William J. Wilhelm Jr.

in Investment Banking: Institutions, Politics, and Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199296576
eISBN:
9780191712036
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199296576.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter studies the internal organization of the investment bank. Historically, investment banks were partnership firms. Their recent conversion to joint stock corporations is explained. It is ... More


Global Covenant: A Jewish Perspective on Globalization

Jonathan Sacks

in Making Globalization Good: The Moral Challenges of Global Capitalism

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199257010
eISBN:
9780191596223
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199257019.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Jonathan Sacks, in presenting a Jewish perspective on global capitalism, argues the case for a more covenantal (rather than contractual) approach towards its governance, which should take, as its ... More


Convexity, Excessive Risk and Bank Regulation

Peter d. Spencer

in The Structure and Regulation of Financial Markets

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198776093
eISBN:
9780191695384
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198776093.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

It was shown in previous chapters that non-financial penalties could reach incentive efficiency in a debt-financed system without collateral, but that, in practice, the probability of detection and ... More


The Positive Case for Professional Economic Ethics

George F. DeMartino

in The Economist’s Oath: On the Need for and Content of Professional Economic Ethics

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199730568
eISBN:
9780199896776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730568.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Having shown that the economist’s case against professional economic ethics is deficient, this chapter advances a positive case for professional economic ethics. Owing to its monopoly of expertise ... More


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