Handbook of European Financial Markets and Institutions by Xavier FreixasHandbook of European Financial Markets and Institutions by Xavier Freixas

Handbook of European Financial Markets and Institutions

EditorXavier Freixas, Philipp Hartmann, Colin Mayer

Hardcover | November 10, 2012

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The development and integration of financial markets is at the forefront of academic and policy debates around the world. Nowhere is this more in evidence than in Europe where the integration of financial markets is a primary objective of the European Commission and fully supported by theEuropean Central Bank. This book brings together leading economists from across the world to analyse the central issues in the development and integration of financial markets from a European perspective whilst highlighting their global relevance. Financial Markets and Institutions is a must-have reference for policymakers, financial market practitioners, and graduate students and academics with an interest in this increasingly important area. Each contribution is written in a rigorous but non-technical fashion, drawing on the latest theoriesand empirical evidence making them accessible to lay readers as well as academic specialists.
Xavier Freixas (Ph D. Toulouse 1978) is Professor at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Barcelona GSE (Spain) and Research Fellow at CEPR. Dr. Philipp Hartmann is Head of the Financial Research Division in the Directorate General Research of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt. His previous positions include that of Principal o...
Title:Handbook of European Financial Markets and InstitutionsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:840 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0 inPublished:November 10, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019966269X

ISBN - 13:9780199662692


Table of Contents

PrefaceAlexandre Lamfalussy: ForewordXavier Freixas, Philipp Hartmann, and Colin Mayer: IntroductionPart I Financial Systems and Economic Performance1. Franklin Allen, Michael K F Chui, and Angela Maddaloni: Financial Structure and Corporate Governance in Europe, the US, and Asia2. Elias Papaioannou: Finance and Growth: A Macroeconomic Assessment of the Evidence from a European Angle3. Philippe Aghion: Interaction Effects in the Relationship Between Growth and Finance4. Philipp Hartmann, Florian Heider, Elias Papaioannou, and Marco Lo Duca: The Role of Financial Markets and Innovation for Productivity and Growth in Europe5. Lieven Baele, Annalisa Ferrando, Peter Hordahl, Eliza Veta Krylova, and Cyril Monnet: Measuring European Financial Integration6. Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan and Bent Sorensen: Financial Integration and Economic WelfarePart II Financial Systems and the Corporate Sector7. Francois Degeorge and Ernst Maug: Corporate Finance in Europe: A Survey8. Oren Sussman: The Economics of the EU's Corporate-insolvency Law and the Quest for Harminisation by Market Forces9. Mike Burkart and Fausto Panuzi: Takeovers10. Ailsa Roell: Recent Developments in Corporate Governance11. Tim Jenkinson: The Development and Performance of European Private EquityPart III Financial Institutions12. Hans Degryse and Steven Ongena: Technology, Regulation, and the Geographical Scope of Banking13. Julian Franks, Colin Mayer, and Luis Correia da Silva: Asset Management in Europe14. E Philip Davis: Pension Funds and the Evolution of Financial Markets in the European Union15. Ray Rees: Insurance and Reinsurance Companies16. Xavier Freixas and Cornelia Holthausen: European Integration of Payments SystemsPart IV Financial Markets17. Philipp Hartmann and Natacha Valla: The Euro Money Markets18. Marco Pagano and Ernst-Ludwig Von Thadden: The European Bond Markets Under EMU19. Kpate Adjaoute and Jean-Pierre Danthine: Equity Returns and Integration: Is Europe Changing?20. Alberto Giovanni, John Berrigan, and Daniel Russo: Post-Trading Services and European Securities Markets21. Ronald W. Anderson and Kenneth McKay: Derivative Markets22. Maciej Firla-Cuchra: Structured Finance23. Thomas P. Gehrig: Location and Competition Between Financial CentersPart V Financial Regulation and Macroeconomic Policy24. Bernhard Speyer: EU Securities Markets Regulation: Problems, Policies, and Processes25. Kostas Tsatsaronis: The Supervision of an Integrating European Banking Sector: Theory, Practice and Challenges26. Charles Goodhart, Boris Hofmann, and Miguel Segoviano: Bank Regulation and Macroeconomic Fluctuations27. Boris Hofmann and Andreas Worms: Financial Structure and Monetary Transmission in the EMU28. Ulrich Bindseil and Kjell G. Nyborg: Monetary Policy Implementation