The Economics of Banking

€ 73,49
Lieferbar innert 2 Wochen
Mai 2008



This revised and updated edition of The Economics of Banking addresses the need for a user-friendly textbook that is mathematically accessible and provides a microeconomic context, which enables students to understand and analyse contemporary trends and operations in banking.

Providing a sound theoretical basis for understanding bank behaviour, The Economics of Banking is essential for final year undergraduate and postgraduate students taking courses in banking.

* Greater emphasis is provided on risk management with an extended chapter dealing with trading risk and recent developments in bank book risk management.
* A new chapter has been added on assessing bank competition and the competitive nature of the banking market.
* New material has been added on bank performance including: benchmarking, efficiency analysis and modelling of bank cost functions.
* Coverage of bank and financial regulation has been significantly updated with more extensive discussion of Basel 2 and operational risk.
* More rigour has been added to the chapter on international banking and more discussion about the future of retail banking is included in the introductory chapter.
* New material has been added in selected chapters examining the global credit crunch of 2007/8 and the Northern Rock bank crisis in the UK.


* Trends in Banking
* Financial Intermediation
* Financial Intermediary
* Banking Typology
* The Banking Firm
* The Economics of Asset and Liability Management
* The Lending Decision
* Bank Efficiency
* Bank Restructuring
* Bank Regulation
* Securitization
* Risk Management
* Macroeconomics of Banking
* The Basics of Central Banking


Kent Matthews is the Sir Julian Hodge Professor of Banking and Finance at Cardiff Business School, and has held posts at the National Institute of Economic and Social research and the Bank of England. John Thompson is Emeritus Professor of Finance at Liverpool Business School.
EAN: 9780470519646
ISBN: 0470519649
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: Mai 2008
Seitenanzahl: 295 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
Es gibt zu diesem Artikel noch keine Bewertungen.Kundenbewertung schreiben