Regulatory Failure and the Global Financial Crisis
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Regulatory Failure and the Global Financial Crisis

An Australian Perspective

Edited by Mohamed Ariff, John H. Farrar and Ahmed M. Khalid

This fascinating book presents a lively discussion of key issues resulting from the recent financial crisis. The expert contributors explore why the global financial crisis occurred, how it destroyed wealth, triggered mass unemployment and created an unprecedented loss of control on employment, monetary policy and government budgets.
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Chapter 4: Bank Capital Adequacy: Where to Now?

Kevin Davis

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4. Bank capital adequacy: where to now? Kevin Davis 4.1 INTRODUCTION The use of minimum (risk weighted) capital requirements has been an important plank in banking regulation for the last two decades, following the release of the first Basel Capit...

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