Contemporary Issues in Banking

Regulation, Governance and Performance

  • Myriam García-Olalla
  • Judith Clifton

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxi
  2. Myriam García-Olalla, Judith Clifton
    Pages 1-8
  3. Regulation

  4. Corporate Governance and Performance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. Eleuterio Vallelado, Myriam García-Olalla
      Pages 151-180
    3. José L. Fernández Sánchez, María D. Odriozola, Manuel Luna
      Pages 181-195
  5. Firm Financing and Valuation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 253-253
    2. David Blanco-Alcántara, Jorge B. Farinha, Mauricio Jara-Bertín, Óscar López-de-Foronda, Marcos Santamaría-Mariscal
      Pages 255-278
    3. Josanco Floreani, Maurizio Polato, Maurizio Massaro
      Pages 303-327
    4. Riccardo Ferretti, Andrea Landi, Valeria Venturelli
      Pages 329-360
  6. Contemporary Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 361-361
    2. Beatriz Fernández Muñiz, José Manuel Montes Peón, Camilo José Vázquez Ordás
      Pages 363-387
    3. Bernardo Balboni, Elisabetta Gualandri, Ulpiana Kocollari, Alessia Pedrazzoli, Valeria Venturelli
      Pages 389-407
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 451-454

About this book


This book offers insights into the contemporary issues in banking with a special focus on the recent European regulatory reforms, governance and the performance of firms. Written by prestigious professors and expert academics in the field, the book also covers a diverse set of topics that have gained great importance in this sector such as firm financing, culture, risk and other challenges faced by banks. The book is of interest to scholars, students and professionals in banking.


banking Regulation Corporate Governance bank relationships New topics in banking Bank performance Banking Culture

Editors and affiliations

  • Myriam García-Olalla
    • 1
  • Judith Clifton
    • 2
  1. 1.Facultad de EconómicasUniversity of CantabriaSantanderSpain
  2. 2.Facultad de EconómicasUniversity of CantabriaSantanderSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2018
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Cham
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-90293-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-90294-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2523-336X
  • Series Online ISSN 2523-3378
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Finance, Business & Banking