Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Xavier Vives

Xavier Vives is Professor of Economics and Finance at IESE Business School, Barcelona.

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Banking Disunion

The line of credit to Spain from fellow eurozone governments may help to stabilize a fragile banking system, at least in the short term, but it is a missed opportunity. Spain’s banking crisis… read more

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The Banking Conundrum

Whereas central bankers and regulators tend to worry that too much competition in the financial sector increases instability and the risk of systemic failure, competition authorities tend to believe… read more

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The End of Banks?

The fundamental question raised by the current financial crisis is who monitors opaque loans, whether of the sub-prime or any other variety. Traditionally, the answer was banks; in the securitized… read more

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