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Legal Aspects of Bank Bail-Ins


  • Simon Gleeson


The aim of the bail-in proposal is that governments should have an alternative option to taxpayer-funded rescues of systemic banks.

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  • Simon Gleeson, 2012. "Legal Aspects of Bank Bail-Ins," FMG Special Papers sp205, Financial Markets Group.
  • Handle: RePEc:fmg:fmgsps:sp205

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    1. Wagner, Wolf, 2010. "Diversification at financial institutions and systemic crises," Journal of Financial Intermediation, Elsevier, vol. 19(3), pages 373-386, July.
    2. Claudio Borio, 2011. "Implementing the Macroprudential Approach to Financial Regulation and Supervision," Chapters,in: The Financial Crisis and the Regulation of Finance, chapter 7 Edward Elgar Publishing.
    3. Masciandaro, Donato & Quintyn, Marc & Taylor, Michael W., 2008. "Inside and outside the central bank: Independence and accountability in financial supervision: Trends and determinants," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 24(4), pages 833-848, December.
    4. Masciandaro, Donato, 2009. "Politicians and financial supervision unification outside the central bank: Why do they do it?," Journal of Financial Stability, Elsevier, vol. 5(2), pages 124-146, June.
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    1. Andreas Ittner, 2013. "Banking System and Financial Stability," Chapters,in: Stability of the Financial System, chapter 7 Edward Elgar Publishing.
    2. Conlon, Thomas & Cotter, John, 2014. "Anatomy of a bail-in," Journal of Financial Stability, Elsevier, vol. 15(C), pages 257-263.
    3. Avgouleas, Emilios & Goodhart, Charles A, 2014. "A Critical Evaluation of Bail-in as a Bank Recapitalisation Mechanism," CEPR Discussion Papers 10065, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.

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