TITLE

Bank Risk of Failure and the Too-Big-to-Fail Policy

AUTHOR(S)
Ennis, Huberto M.; Malek, H. S.
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Economic Quarterly (10697225);Spring2005, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the bank risk of failure and the policy regarding a government bailout in the U.S. Effect of the expectation of contingent bailouts on the economy; Reason for the deterioration of the government bailout policy or the too-big-to-fail (TBTF) policy; Important features that tend to interact with the TBTF policy.
ACCESSION #
17190767

 

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