Banks, Bankers, and Bankruptcies Under Crisis

Understanding Failure and Mergers During the Great Recession

Authors: Chorafas, D.

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Banks, Bankers, and Bankruptcies Under Crisis uses case studies of failed banks, banks that would have failed without taxpayer intervention, and in some cases banks obliged to merge under government pressure, to better understand global banking today.

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Dimitris N. Chorafas served on the faculty of the Catholic University of America and as Visiting Professor at Washington State University, George Washington University, University of Vermont, University of Florida, and Georgia Institute of Technology in the United States, as well as the University of Alberta, Technical University of Karlsruhe, Ecole d'Etudes Industrielles de l'Université de Genève, Ecole Polytechnic Fédérale de Lausanne, Polish Academy of Sciences and Russian Academy of Sciences. More than 8,000 banking, industrial and government executives participated in his seminars in the United States, England, Germany, Italy, other European countries, Asia and Latin America. Chorafas is the author of 160 books, translated into several languages world-wide.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Banks “Too Big to Fail”

    Chorafas, Dimitris N.

    Pages 1-22

  • Banks and Regulators

    Chorafas, Dimitris N.

    Pages 23-42

  • Banking Practices and the Evolution of Trading Rules

    Chorafas, Dimitris N.

    Pages 43-64

  • Euroland’s Banking Union and Its Stress Tests

    Chorafas, Dimitris N.

    Pages 65-86

  • Lehman Brothers and Bear Stearns

    Chorafas, Dimitris N.

    Pages 87-108

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Banks, Bankers, and Bankruptcies Under Crisis
Book Subtitle
Understanding Failure and Mergers During the Great Recession
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-43699-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137436993
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-43698-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 269
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