Обложка книги The International Handbook on Financial Reform

The International Handbook on Financial Reform

ISBN: 1840640634;
Издательство: Edward Elgar Publishing

Book DescriptionUnder growing pressure from within and outside their economies, countries around the world have recently embarked upon wide-ranging programs of financial reform. This major new Handbook provides country studies of the latest developments in financial reform in a selection of both developed and developing countries from Western Europe, North America, South America, Asia and Australia, written by acknowledged experts in their fields. The outcome is an up-to-date, authoritative and comprehensive account of the current world-wide attempt to refashion the way in which the financial services industry (and especially the banking sector) is regulated and supervised. The contributors find that programs of reform have embraced all or mostof the following elements: ? central bank reform ? changes in the legal operating environment and market pressures for mergers ? consolidation ? demutualization ? supervisory reform ...