Munich Personal RePEc Archive

Financial crises, credit ratings, and bank failures: An introduction

Reinhart, Carmen (2002): Financial crises, credit ratings, and bank failures: An introduction. Published in: World Bank Economic Review , Vol. 149-15, No. 2 (August 2002): p. 151.

[thumbnail of MPRA_paper_13247.pdf]

Download (12kB) | Preview


Three of the papers in this volume address various aspects of these issues—in particular as regards the behavior and impact of sovereign credit ratings and the development of a portfolio model that lends itself to testing the vulnerability of banks. Two of the papers address issues related to the usefulness and impacts of sovereign credit ratings. A third paper is concernend with the default of banks. Or more precisely, how to limit bank failures through capital and provisioning measures.

Atom RSS 1.0 RSS 2.0

Contact us: mpra@ub.uni-muenchen.de

This repository has been built using EPrints software.

MPRA is a RePEc service hosted by Logo of the University Library LMU Munich.