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Moving Money
Banking and Finance in the Industrialized World

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  • Date Published: March 2003
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521814133

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  • Daniel Verdier's analysis of how politics influences financial systems focuses mainly on the history of banking since 1850. Verdier shows that contrasting national political institutions have led to discrete regulatory policies, and thus, different financial structures. He asserts that national political systems can counter the convergence that the market dynamic would otherwise impose. Illustratively, countries with decentralized institutions tend to have higher levels of financial regulation and less mobile capital.

    • The first study to compare financial outcomes in over 15 OECD countries between 1850 and 2000
    • Of major interest to political scientists, economists and historians
    • Unique integration of politics into the study of financial market organization
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    "I highly recommend _Moving Money_ to anyone interested in comparative economic history, financial systems, or financial history. The book's connections between political and financial structure represent an original and important contribution." EH.NET, Scott A. Redenius, Department of Economics, Bryn Mawr College

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    • Date Published: March 2003
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521814133
    • length: 326 pages
    • dimensions: 237 x 158 x 26 mm
    • weight: 0.628kg
    • contains: 35 b/w illus. 23 tables
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction
    Part I. Theoretical Conjectures on Banking, Finance and Politics:
    1. Capital scarcity, capital mobility, and information asymmetry: a selective overview
    2. The institutions of capital mobility
    Part II. The First Expansion (1850–1913):
    3. The advent of deposit banking
    4. The internationalization of finance
    5. The origins of corporate security markets
    6. The origins of universal banking
    Part III. The Second Expansion (1960–2000):
    7. Sectoral realignment
    8. The globalization of banking
    9. The growth of security markets
    10. Choosing the right product mix
    Conclusion.

  • Author

    Daniel Verdier, European University Institute, Florence
    DANIEL VERDIER is Associate Professor in the Department of Social and Political Science at the European University Institute.

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