product description page

Respectable Banking : The Search for Stability in London's Money and Credit Markets Since 1695

MSRPReg: $49.99 Save $2.50 (5% off)
shipping to 94043 only 1 left
get it by Thu, May 3 with standard shipping.
free order pickup not available
not sold at Atlanta Edgewood

about this item

"The financial collapse of 2007-8 has questioned our assumptions about the underlying basis for stability in the financial system, and Anthony Hotson here offers an important reassessment of the development of London's money and credit markets since the great currency crisis of 1695. He shows how this period has seen a series of intermittent financial crises interspersed with successive attempts to find ways and means of stabilizing the system. He emphasises, in particular, the importance of various principles of sound banking practice, developed in the late nineteenth century, that helped to stabilize London's money and credit markets. He shows how these principles informed a range of market practices that limited aggressive forms of funding, and discouraged speculative lending. A tendency to downplay the importance of these regulatory practices encouraged a degree of complacency about their removal, with consequences right through to the present day"--

more to consider

  • Rock Bottom to Rock Star : Lessons from the Business School of Hard Knocks (Hardcover) (Ryan Blair)


  • Credit Repair : Make a Plan, Improve Your Credit, Avoid Scams (Paperback) (Cara O'neill)


  • Analysis of Credit and Equilibrium Credit Rationing (Hardcover) (Ying Wu)


  • Intelligent Credit Scoring : Building and Implementing Better Credit Risk Scorecards (Hardcover) (Naeem


  • Credit Ratings and Market Over-Reliance : An International Legal Analysis (Hardcover) (Francesco De



  • SheaMoisture® Mongongo & Hemp Seed Oils High Porosity Moisture-Seal Shampoo - 13 fl oz


  • 2018 TF Publishing Desk Calendar

  • Employment Discrimination (Paperback) (Joel Wm. Friedman)


  • Thousands : Poems (Paperback) (Lightsey Darst)


  • Love Print Throw Pillow Collection - Surya

    $25.49 - $33.99

from the manufacturer

guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.