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Contemporary financial intermediation [4th ed.]

By: Greenbaum, Stuart I.
Contributor(s): Thakor, Anjan V | Boot, Arnoud W. A.
Publisher: London Academic Press 2019Edition: 4th ed.Description: xxiii, 466p.ISBN: 9780124052086.Subject(s): Banks and banking -- United States | Financial services industry -- United States | Intermediation (Finance) | Bank managementDDC classification: 332.10973 | G829c4 Summary: Contemporary Financial Intermediation 4e by Greenbaum, Thakor, and Boot continues to offer a distinctive approach to the study of financial markets and institutions by presenting an integrated portrait that puts information and economic reasoning at the core. Instead of primarily naming and describing markets, regulations, and institutions as is common, Contemporary Financial Intermediation explores the subtlety, plasticity and fragility of financial institutions and credit markets. In this new edition every chapter has been updated and pedagogical supplements have been enhanced. For the financial sector, the best pre-professional training explains the reasons why markets, institutions, and regulators evolve they do, why we suffer recurring financial crises occur and how we typically react to them. Our textbook demands more in terms of quantitative skills and analysis, but its ability to teach about the forces shaping the financial world is unmatched. Updates and expands a legacy title in a valuable field Holds a prominent position in a growing portfolio of finance textbooks Teaches tactics on how to recognize and forecast fluctuations in financial markets
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Books Books P K Kelkar Library, IIT Kanpur
General Stacks 332.10973 G829c4 (Browse shelf) Available A184834
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Contemporary Financial Intermediation 4e by Greenbaum, Thakor, and Boot continues to offer a distinctive approach to the study of financial markets and institutions by presenting an integrated portrait that puts information and economic reasoning at the core. Instead of primarily naming and describing markets, regulations, and institutions as is common, Contemporary Financial Intermediation explores the subtlety, plasticity and fragility of financial institutions and credit markets. In this new edition every chapter has been updated and pedagogical supplements have been enhanced. For the financial sector, the best pre-professional training explains the reasons why markets, institutions, and regulators evolve they do, why we suffer recurring financial crises occur and how we typically react to them. Our textbook demands more in terms of quantitative skills and analysis, but its ability to teach about the forces shaping the financial world is unmatched.


Updates and expands a legacy title in a valuable field
Holds a prominent position in a growing portfolio of finance textbooks
Teaches tactics on how to recognize and forecast fluctuations in financial markets

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