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Asset-Related and Project Financing

Roy C. Smith, Ingo Walter, and Gayle Delong

in Global Banking

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195335934
eISBN:
9780199932146
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335934.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter discusses the various types of lending that are based on the value of assets underlying trade financing, international leasing, and infrastructure financing. Each has its own unique ... More


Finance and Ownership

ANDREW GLYN

in Capitalism Unleashed: Finance, Globalization, and Welfare

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199226795
eISBN:
9780191710544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226795.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter traces shifts in the financial landscape over the past twenty-five years. These include the rise of the financial sector, the consumer credit boom that resulted in a rise in household ... More


International Bank Lending

Roy C. Smith, Ingo Walter, and Gayle Delong

in Global Banking

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195335934
eISBN:
9780199932146
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335934.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

International bank lending is an active part of the business of major banks. However, competition from nonbanks and the development of securities markets have changed the nature of the business. ... More


Global Bond Markets

Roy C. Smith, Ingo Walter, and Gayle Delong

in Global Banking

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195335934
eISBN:
9780199932146
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335934.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter discusses the global bond market, which provides medium- to long-term financing. In the international arena, Eurobonds are the principal form of such financing. Eurobonds are outside the ... More


Varieties of Corporate Governance: Comparing Germany and the UK

Sigurt Vitols

in Varieties of Capitalism: The Institutional Foundations of Comparative Advantage

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199247752
eISBN:
9780191596346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199247757.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter compares the systems for corporate governance of Germany and the UK as systems typical of liberal and coordinated market economies with attention to the relationship between markets for ... More


Revisiting the French Model: Coordination and Restructuring in French Industry

Bob Hancké

in Varieties of Capitalism: The Institutional Foundations of Comparative Advantage

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199247752
eISBN:
9780191596346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199247757.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Analyses the transition in the production regime in France from a state‐centred one led by public elite to a large firm‐centred regime between 1980 and 2000. It argues that large firms led ... More


Money and Price

János Kornai

in The Socialist System: The Political Economy of Communism

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198287766
eISBN:
9780191596551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198287763.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter addresses the financial system and prices under the socialist system. The first three sections survey the institutions of the financial system and the structure of the financial ... More


Economic Development

Dean O. Smith

in Managing the Research University

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199793259
eISBN:
9780199896813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199793259.003.0016
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter examines the university’s role in economic development. The chief research officer’s responsibilities at most research institutions include economic development as a corollary to his or ... More


Finance and Funding

Nicholas Barr and Peter Diamond

in Pension Reform: A Short Guide

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195387728
eISBN:
9780199870905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387728.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Finance and funding are areas of intense and wide-ranging controversy. After briefly touching on some background issues in the first section, this chapter concentrates on three areas: implicit and ... More


The Plan in Brief

Michael J. Graetz

in 100 Million Unnecessary Returns: A Simple, Fair, and Competitive Tax Plan for the United States

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300122749
eISBN:
9780300150193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122749.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter presents the layout of the Competitive Tax Plan. It argues for the elimination of the present broken method of revenue collection and for replacing the lost revenue with a broad-based ... More


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