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Banks & Banking

  • Handbook of Blockchain, Digital Finance, and Inclusion, Volume 2by David LEE Kuo Chuen; Robert H. Deng

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 150.00

    Handbook of Blockchain, Digital Finance, and Inclusion, Volume 2: ChinaTech, Mobile Security, and Distributed Ledger   emphasizes technological developments that introduce the future of finance. Descriptions of recent innovations lay the foundations for explorations of feasible solutions for banks and startups to grow. The combination of studies... more...

  • The Development of International Monetary Policyby Christopher E.S. Warburton

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    The Development of International Monetary Policy traces the development of international monetary policy from mercantilism to quantitative easing. It has been structured to present some of the pressing issues in international monetary relations involving currency valuation, inflation, exchange rates, and regional monetary policy. Additionally, it... more...

  • Salvage ethnography in the Scottish financial sectorby Jonathan Hearn

    Manchester University Press 2017; US$ 100.00

    A historical ethnography of banking practices during the merger of Halifax and the Bank of Scotland into HBOS, it provides illumination on the 2008 economic crisis through review of the role of national identities, the different styles and ethos of business, the tension and unrest prevalent during the merger and the implications for future development... more...

  • Systemic Riskby Malcolm H.D. Kemp

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 85.01

    Systemic Risk provides readers with a wide-ranging practical guide to systemic risk in the financial system.  It challenges the notion that systemic risk is exclusively about interconnectivities within the financial system, showing that past systemic risk crises have often involved a broader range of vulnerabilities. It describes how regulators... more...

  • Ideal Islamic Economyby Abbas Mirakhor; Hossein Askari

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 164.73

    This book provides an introduction to the vision of an economic system based completely on the Holy Qur’an—a system defined as a collection of institutions, representing rules of behavior, prescribed by Allah for humans, and the traditions of the Messenger. The authors argue that the main reason for the economic underperformance of Muslim countries... more...

  • Finance, Society and Sustainabilityby Nick Silver

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 39.31

    The financial system is vital to our prosperity; much of modern life would be impossible without it. However, since its inception, insiders' privileged position has made the system prone to abuse, often resulting in financial scandals, crises and asset bubbles. This book investigates the extent to which the finance sector is fulfilling a useful social... more...

  • Shadow Bankingby Anastasia Nesvetailova

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 0.00

    Shadow banking – a system of credit creation outside traditional banks – lies at the very heart of the global economy. It accounts for over half of global banking assets, and represents a third of the global financial system. Although the term ‘shadow banking’ only entered public discourse in 2007, the importance and scope of this system is now widely... more...

  • Shadow Bankingby Anastasia Nesvetailova

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 0.00

    Shadow banking – a system of credit creation outside traditional banks – lies at the very heart of the global economy. It accounts for over half of global banking assets, and represents a third of the global financial system. Although the term ‘shadow banking’ only entered public discourse in 2007, the importance and scope of this system is now widely... more...

  • Qur’anic Guidance for Good Governanceby Abdullah al-Ahsan; Stephen B. Young

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.55

    This book is a study of religious principles of good governance in our contemporary societies. Historically, religion has provided guidance for organizing societies. In modern times, however, religious ideas have been marginalized in social science literature. Contributors to this work explore what values and practices the Qur’an can contribute to... more...

  • Finance and the Welfare Stateby Mats Larsson; Gabriel Söderberg

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 50.82

    This book explores the Swedish experience of banking development, regulation and financial crisis from 1900 to 2015. It puts the experiences of the past in the context of today’s debate on the future of banking, and argues that the experiences of the Global Financial Crisis that started in 2007 warrants new understandings of the role of bank regulation.... more...