Essays about: "Financial Stability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 143 essays containing the words Financial Stability.

  1. 1. The Interaction Between Monetary Policy and Macroprudential Policy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Glenn Nielsen; [2019]
    Keywords : monetary policy; macroprudential policy; macroeconomic stability; financial stability; panel VAR; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The latest global financial crisis ignited the debate on whether the role of monetary policy's main objective, price stability, is enough to achieve financial stability. It also sparked an interest of new policy measures that directly targets the financial system, such as macroprudential policies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Effectiveness of the Altman Z-Score model : Does the Altman Z-Score model accurately capture the effects of Non-Performing Assets (NPA) in the Indian banking sector?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)


    Abstract : The aim of this study is to measure the effectiveness of Altman’s Z-Score model using Non-performing assets (NPA) as a benchmark stability indicator. To do that, this paper examines if Altman’s Z Score Models capture the decline in financial health of the banks caused by the NPAs, using a two-fold analysis i.e. READ MORE

  3. 3. Uncovered Interest Parity and the Financial Crisis of 2007 : An econometric study of the robustness of the uncovered interest parity over different time periods, with varying economic stability.

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Karl Rohlén; Pontus Ekdahl; [2019]
    Keywords : Uncovered interest parity; interest parity; interbank offering rates; yield to maturity; short-horizon; long-horizon;

    Abstract : The current intellectual climate regarding economics seems to be at an agreement regarding the theory of uncovered interest parity and its unreliability within real life application. The purpose of this thesis is to test how the theory holds over periods with varying economic stability, both using a short- and long-horizon test in order to establish the usefulness of uncovered interest parity as a predictor for exchange rate movements. READ MORE

  4. 4. The gender equality paradox in Swedish listed firms: are Swedish listed firms' financial performances affected by the ratio of women and men in leading positions?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Madeleine Lindblad; [2019]
    Keywords : Financial performance Gender distribution Green yellow red list Swedish listed firms Top management constellation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This dissertation aims to investigate the Swedish private sector, with focus on the share of women in leading positions, and its effect on firms’ financial stability in terms of stock return volatility. This thesis is based on AllBright’s three lists from 2018 which rank Swedish listed firms after their level of gender equality within the companies’ top management. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of capital regulations: A study of the Basel framework

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Simon Leo; [2019]
    Keywords : Basel III; financial crises; systemic risk; multiple breakpoint test; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Financial crises are a major issue in modern history. In a great deal of the financial crises there is a banking crisis involved. To regulate and supervise banks the Basel framework was created. With the framework, the aim is to enhance financial stability and to minimize the effect from a potential financial crisis. READ MORE