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1.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Shareholder's Value: An Event Study Analysis

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2007-6, Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 1/2009
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Rome, Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Rome II - Department of Economics and Finance and Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University
Downloads 4,374
2.

Macro Stress Testing with a Macroeconomic Credit Risk Model for Finland

Bank of Finland Discussion Paper No. 18/2004
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland

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Downloads 2,640
3.

Why Does FDI Go Where it Goes? New Evidence from the Transition Economies

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 573
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Brunel University London - Economics and Finance
Downloads 1,867
4.

Should Banks be Diversified? Evidence from Individual Bank Loan Portfolios

BIS Working Paper No. 118, AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings; London Business School, NYU Stern School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University

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Downloads 1,638
5.

Do Markets Perceive Sukuk and Conventional Bonds as Different Financing Instruments?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 6/2011
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Strasbourg - Faculty of Law and Business & LaRGE Research Center, International Monetary Fund and University of Strasbourg - LaRGE Research Center (Laboratoire de Recherche en Gestion et Economie)
Downloads 1,208
6.

Bank Ownership and Efficiency in China: What will Happen in the World's Largest Nation?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University and University of Colorado, Colorado Springs - College of Business
Downloads 1,148
7.

Deposit Insurance and Moral Hazard: Does the Counterfactual Matter?

ECB Working Paper No. 47
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Halle Institute for Economic Research and Bank of Finland - Finnish Financial Supervision Authority (FIN-FSA)
Downloads 1,114
8.

Optimum Currency Area Theory: A Selective Review

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 15/2003
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
Central European University (CEU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,098
9.

A Value-At-Risk Approach to Banks' Capital Buffers: An Application to the New Basel Accord

Bank of Finland Discussion Paper No. 15/2001
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland, Research Unit and Sampo Bank
Downloads 956
10.

Diagnosing Dutch Disease: Does Russia Have the Symptoms?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 7/2007
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Morgan Stanley

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Downloads 865
11.

The Chinese Government's New Approach to Ownership and Financial Control of Strategic State-Owned Enterprises

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 10/2007
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Finnish Institute of International Affairs
Downloads 849
12.

Macro-Model-Based Stress Testing of Basel II Capital Requirements

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 17/2008
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland, Research Unit, Bank of Finland and University of Turku
Downloads 848
13.

Signaling Asset Price Bubbles with Time-Series Methods

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 7/2012
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland - Financial Stability and Statistics
Downloads 827
14.

Causes of Corruption: History, Geography, and Government

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 6/2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Illinois State University - Department of Economics and University of Akron - Department of Economics
Downloads 798
15.

Bank Performance, Efficiency and Ownership in Transitition Countries

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 7/2004
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
Wesleyan University - Economics Department, New York University - Stern School of Business and Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University
Downloads 766
16.

Deposit Insurance, Moral Hazard and Market Monitoring

ECB Working Paper No. 302
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 May 2004
Working Paper Series
Halle Institute for Economic Research and Bank of Finland - Finnish Financial Supervision Authority (FIN-FSA)
Downloads 745
17.

Simulation Based Stress Testing of Banks' Regulatory Capital Adequacy

Journal of Banking & Finance, Vol. 28, pp. 1801-1824, 2004, Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 4/2003
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Sampo Bank and Bank of Finland, Research Unit

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18.

The New Basel Accord: Some Potential Implications of the New Standards for Credit Risk

Bank of Finland Working Paper No. 2/2001
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland, Research Unit and Bank of Finland
Downloads 728
19.

Trade Integration of Central and Eastern European Countries: Lessons from a Gravity Model

ECB Working Paper No. 545
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Banque de France, Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and European Central Bank (ECB)
Downloads 677
20.

Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence from Russian Regions

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 17/2006
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Joensuu - Department of Economics and Business and University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies
Downloads 676
21.

WTO Accession: What's in it for Russia?

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 595
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Marquette University - Department of Economics
Downloads 655
22.

The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Business Cycles in Asian Emerging Economies

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2710, BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 11/2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen and Bank of Finland - Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
Downloads 627
23.

Bank Ownership and Efficiency in China: What Lies Ahead in the World's Largest Nation?

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 16/2007
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs - College of Business and Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University
Downloads 621
24.

Bank Runs, Liquidity and Credit Risk

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 12/2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland
Downloads 621
25.

Do Corporate Boards Affect Firm Performance? New Evidence from the Financial Crisis

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 11/2012
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Lally School of Management, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Lally School of Management
Downloads 620
26.

Diagnosing Dutch Disease: Does Russia Have the Symptoms?

IMF Working Paper No. 07/102
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 May 2007
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Morgan Stanley

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Downloads 619
27.

Optimizing Liquidity Usage and Settlement Speed in Payment Systems

Working Paper No. 16/99
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland - Financial Markets and European Central Bank (ECB)

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Downloads 610
28.

Informed Trading, Short Sales Constraints, and Futures' Pricing

Bank of Finland Discussion Papers 4/2000
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary, INSEAD - Finance and Bank of Finland, Research Unit

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Downloads 605
29.

Equity and Bond Market Signals as Leading Indicators of Bank Fragility

ECB Working Paper No. 150
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
Halle Institute for Economic Research, Bank of Finland - Finnish Financial Supervision Authority (FIN-FSA) and UniCredit

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Downloads 602
30.

Banking Integration in the Euro Area

ECB Working Paper No. 6
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate Financial Stability and Supervision, European Central Bank (ECB) and Bank of Finland - Finnish Financial Supervision Authority (FIN-FSA)
Downloads 600
31.

Further Evidence on the Link between Finance and Growth: An International Analysis of Community Banking and Economic Performance

FEDS Working Paper No. 2003-47; Bank of Finland Discussion Paper No. 8.2004; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3105
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University and World Bank

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Downloads 597
32.

Do Efficient Banking Sectors Accelerate Economic Growth in Transition Countries

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 14/2002
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland
Downloads 591
33.

The 1990's Financial Crises in Nordic Countries

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 5/2009
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland
Downloads 584
34.

Privatization Matters: Bank Efficiency in Transition Countries

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 679, BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 8/2004
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 May 2004
Working Paper Series
Wesleyan University - Economics Department, New York University - Stern School of Business and Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University

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35.

A Global House Price Bubble? Evaluation Based on a New Rent-Price Approach

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 29/2006
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland - Financial Stability and Statistics
Downloads 566
36.

A Model for Estimating Recovery Rates and Collateral Haircuts for Bank Loans

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 2/2000
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland, Research Unit and Sampo Bank
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37.

Determinants of the Loan Loss Allowance: Some Cross-country Comparisons

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta - Research Department and Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University

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38.

The Effect of State Antitakeover Laws on the Firm's Bondholders

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
University of South Florida - College of Business Administration, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University
Downloads 562
39.

The Impact of Bank and Non-Bank Financial Institutions on Local Economic Growth in China

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2006-009, Center Discussion Paper Series No. 2006-82
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong Monetary Authority and KU Leuven, Department Accounting, Finance and Insurance
Downloads 554
40.

Competition and Regulation in European Retail Payment Systems

Bank of Finland Discussion Paper No. 16/2003
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 24 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland - Research
Downloads 549
41.

Re-engineering Payment Systems for the E-world

Bank of Finland Working Paper No. 17/2000
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland - Financial Markets

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Downloads 544
42.

Bank Behaviour with Access to Credit Risk Transfer Markets

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 4/2007
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
The Netherlands Institute for Social Research|SCP, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, University of Girona and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Downloads 542
43.

The Role of Macroeconomic Shocks in Banking Crises

Bank of Finland Discussion Paper No. 6/2001
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
Bank of Finland - Research
Downloads 524
44.

Foreign Direct Investment as Technology Transferred: Some Panel Evidence from the Transition Economies

William Davidson Institute Working Paper Number 438
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Apr 2002
Working Paper Series
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and International Monetary Fund (IMF)

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Downloads 519
45.

The Evolution of Payments in Europe, Japan, and the United States: Lessons for Emerging Market Economies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1676
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Florida State University - Department of Finance, Toyo University, Hosei University - Department of Economics and Bank of Finland - Finnish Financial Supervision Authority (FIN-FSA)
Downloads 515
46.

Financial Crises and Bank Failures: A Review of Prediction Methods

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 35/2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University

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47.

Is Corruption an Efficient Grease?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 20/2008
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and University of Strasbourg - LaRGE Research Center (Laboratoire de Recherche en Gestion et Economie)
Downloads 457
48.

Does the Chinese Banking System Benefit from Foreign Investors?

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 11/2008, BBVA Working Paper No. 0804
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
NATIXIS HONG KONG and Banco de España
Downloads 450
49.

Cross Listing and Firm Value - Corporate Governance or Market Segmentation? An Empirical Study of the Stock Market

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 14/2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Government of the Republic of Singapore - Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)
Downloads 446
50.

A Wavelet Analysis of Scaling Laws and Long-Memory in Stock Market Volatility

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 27/2005
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Triangle Intelligence
Downloads 444