banking regulation

Publication date: 3 Feb 2016 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | External authors: Admati, A R | JEL classification: G21, G28, G32, G38, H81, K23 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 235 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
Capital regulation is critical to address distortions and externalities from intense conflicts of interest in banking and from the failure of markets to counter incentives for recklessness. The approaches to capital regulation in Basel III and related proposals are based on flawed analyses of the...
Publication date: 26 Mar 2010 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Authors: Barrell, R, Davis, P, Liadze, I | External authors: D, Karim | JEL classification: C52, E58, G21 | NIESR discussion paper number: 351
Given the magnitude of 'global imbalances' in the run-up to the subprime crisis, we test for an impact of the current account balance on the probability of banking crises in OECD countries since 1980. This variable has been neglected in most early warning models to date, despite its...