© 1995

Coping with Financial Fragility and Systemic Risk

  • Harald A. Benink

Part of the Financial and Monetary Policy Studies book series (FMPS, volume 30)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages iii-viii
  2. Introduction

    1. Harald A. Benink
      Pages 1-2
  3. Sources of Financial Fragility

    1. George J. Benston, George G. Kaufman
      Pages 15-46
    2. Charles W. Calomiris
      Pages 47-63
    3. Jacques J. Sijben
      Pages 97-103
    4. Stuart I. Greenbaum
      Pages 105-108
  4. Private Sector Solutions

  5. Regulatory Solutions

  6. Private and Regulatory Solutions: Discussion

    1. Christian De Boissieu
      Pages 215-218
    2. Claudio E. V. Borio
      Pages 219-225
    3. Charles A. E. Goodhart
      Pages 227-230
    4. Robert Z. Aliber
      Pages 231-238
  7. General Conference Papers

    1. Jerry L. Jordan
      Pages 239-250

About this book


Coping with Financial Fragility and Systemic Risk identifies and discusses the sources of perceived fragility in financial institutions and markets and its potential consequences throughout the economy. It then examines private sector solutions for dealing with systemic risk and mitigating the consequences. Finally, the book examines regulatory solutions to these problems.


banking business derivatives economics economy institutions prevention regulation stability stock market volatility

Editors and affiliations

  • Harald A. Benink
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LimburgMaastrichtThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Coping with Financial Fragility and Systemic Risk
  • Editors Harald A. Benink
  • Series Title Financial and Monetary Policy Studies
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1995
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-7923-9612-3
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4419-5155-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4757-2373-1
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VIII, 300
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Finance, general
    Macroeconomics/Monetary Economics//Financial Economics
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