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The Political Origins of Banking Crises

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  • Economics and Finance

Charles Calomiris is the Henry Kaufman professor of Financial Institutions, Columbia University Graduate School of Business.

Economist Charles Calomiris examines the puzzling pervasiveness of dysfunctional banking, and argues that bank crises are often the predictable result of political bargains, and that these bargains are structured by a society’s fundamental political institutions.

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