George M. von Furstenberg

Indiana University

J.H. Rudy Professor of Economics Emeritus

Department of Economics

Wylie Hall, Indiana University

Bloomington, IN 47405-6620

United States

http://mypage.iu.edu/~vonfurst/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

The Economics of Offshore Financial Services and the Choice of Tax, Currency, and Exchange-Rate Regimes

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Aug 2006
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Offshore financial centers, international financial services, exchange-rate regime, taxation of nonresidents, currency substitution

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Citation 4

Bolsa or NYSE: Price Discovery for Mexican Shares

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Apr 2003
George M. von Furstenberg and Carlos B. Tabora
Indiana University and Independent
Downloads 144 (161,154)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Emerging stock markets, ADR, information efficiency, stock price discovery

Bolsa or NYSE: Price Discovery for Mexican Shares

Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 295-311, October 2004
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Nov 2003
George M. von Furstenberg and Carlos B. Tabora
Indiana University and Independent
Downloads 95 (220,733)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Emerging stock markets, ADR, information efficiency, stock price discovery

3.

Policy Responses during the Depth of the 2007-09 Financial Crisis: Instrument Innovations, Executive Reconfigurations, and Legacies for U.S. Governance

CAEPR Working Paper No. 007-2009
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Jun 2009
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 237 (99,691)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Financial Crisis, TARP, FDIC Guarantees, Federal Reserve Loans, Credit Market Stabilization

4.

Dependence on External Finance By Manufacturing Sector: Examining the Measure and its Properties

CAEPR Working Paper No. 2007-001
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
George M. von Furstenberg and Ulf von Kalckreuth
Indiana University and Deutsche Bundesbank - Economic Research Centre
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Abstract:

Growth and finance, financial development, industry structure

The Case for Monetary Union Reexamined with the Benefit of the Single Monetary Policy

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Nov 2003
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 90 (228,852)

Abstract:

Monetary Union, Monetary Policy, Optimum Currency Area (OCA)

The Case for Monetary Union Reexamined with the Benefit of the Single Monetary Policy

EXCHANGE RATES, ECONOMIC INTEGRATION AND THE INTERNATIONAL ECONOMY, Leo Michelis and Mark Lovewell, eds., pp. 29-48, APF Press, Toronto, 2004
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Sep 2004
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 64 (280,577)

Abstract:

Monetary Union, Monetary Policy, Optimum Currency Area (OCA)

Dependence on External Finance: An Inherent Industry Characteristic?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Aug 2006
George M. von Furstenberg and Ulf von Kalckreuth
Indiana University and Deutsche Bundesbank - Economic Research Centre
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Growth and finance, financial development, industry structure

Dependence on External Finance: An Inherent Industry Characteristic?

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2006,30
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
Ulf von Kalckreuth and George M. von Furstenberg
Deutsche Bundesbank - Economic Research Centre and Indiana University
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Growth and finance, financial development, industry structure

7.

Assessing the Competitiveness of International Financial Services in Particular Locations: A Survey of Methods and Perspectives

CAEPR Working Paper No. 2007-024
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Nov 2007
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 129 (170,324)

Abstract:

offshore centers, international financial services, Data Envelopment Analysis, Stochastic Frontier Analysis

8.

Overcoming Chinese Monetary Division and External Anchoring in East Asia

Asian Economic Papers, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 27-54, Spring 2004
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Dec 2003
George M. von Furstenberg and Jianjun Wei
Indiana University and Hong Kong Monetary Authority - Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research (HKIMR)
Downloads 118 (186,794)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Chinese monetary union, monetary union, dollarization, Hong Kong dollar, Renminbi, monetary history

9.

Concocting Marketable Cocos

HKIMR Working Paper No.22/2011
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jul 2011
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 110 (184,362)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Contingent Convertibles, Cocos Design, Capital Ratios, Financial Reform, Basel III

10.

African Finance and Lack of Development

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 May 2005
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 105 (201,996)

Abstract:

Sub-Saharan Africa, growth accounting, economic development, financial development, debt forgiveness

11.

Pitfalls and Opportunities in the Evaluation of Social Service Programs

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Nov 2003
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 91 (219,298)

Abstract:

Faith-Based Organizations, social services, econometric program evaluation, experimental methods

12.

Performance Measurement under Rational International Overpromising Regimes

CAEPR Working Paper No. 2008-005
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Apr 2008
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 90 (222,389)

Abstract:

Overpromising, international agreements, treaty compliance, performance measurement, politics and environment, Kyoto Protocol

The Contribution of Rapid Financial Development to Asymmetric Growth of Manufacturing Industries: Common Claims vs. Evidence for Poland

Journal of Economic Asymmetries, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 87-120, December 2004
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 78 (250,398)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Financial Development, Dependence on External Finance, Industry Structure, Poland

The Contribution of Rapid Financial Development to Asymmetric Growth of Manufacturing Industries: Common Claims vs. Evidence for Poland

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2004,34
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 6 (517,873)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Financial Development, Dependence on External Finance, Industry Structure, Poland

14.

Aspects, Models and Measures for Assessing the Competitiveness of International Financial Services in a Particular Location

HKIMR Working Paper No. 18/2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 83 (232,010)

Abstract:

Offshore financial centers, international financial services, financial business location, financial business efficiency, data envelopment analysis, stochastic frontier analysis

15.

Mexico in NAFTA: Welfare Dissipation Due to Lack of a Common Currency

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 May 2005
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 81 (242,475)

Abstract:

Exchange arrangements, monetary union, NAFTA, emerging markets

16.

Mega-Banks' Self-Insurance with Cocos: A Work in Progress

HKIMR Working Paper No.07/2012
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Mar 2012
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 77 (227,155)

Abstract:

Consumption Smoothing Across States and Time: International Insurance vs. Foreign Loans

Deutsche Bundesbank Discussion Paper No. 13/2004
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 69 (269,123)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Consumption Smoothing, International Economic Insurance, Arrow-Debreu Securities, Foreign Loans, International Risk Sharing

Consumption Smoothing Across States and Time: International Insurance vs. Foreign Loans

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2004,13
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Consumption Smoothing, International Economic Insurance, Arrow-Debreu Securities, Foreign Loans, International Risk Sharing

18.

Price Insurance Aspects of Monetary Union

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Jan 2004
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 71 (255,836)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Pricing to Market, Monetary Union, Local Pricing

19.

International Yield Differentials Do Not Equal Risk Premiums

Greek Economic Review, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 1-17, Spring 2001
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Nov 2003
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 57 (288,820)

Abstract:

Currency Risk, Emerging-Country Risk, Political Risk, Uncovered Interest

20.

Income and Price Insurance Aspects of Monetary Union

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Feb 2002
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 54 (301,415)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Monetary Union, Financial Insurance, Pricing to Market

21.

Should Small Countries Join an Existing Monetary Union?

Journal of Economic Integration Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 104-132, March 2002
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Aug 2004
George M. von Furstenberg and David P. Teolis
Indiana University and General Motors Corporation
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Abstract:

Monetary Union, Accession, Stabilization Policy, Exchange-Rate Regime

22.

Minimum Requirements for Cocos to be Included in Regulatory Capital and for Getting an S&P Investment-Grade Rating

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2012
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 46 (298,757)

Abstract:

Cocos, Contingent Convertible Debt Securities, Regulatory Capital

23.

Mexico in NAFTA: Welfare-Benefit Dissipation Due to Lack of a Common Currency

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Feb 2005
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 44 (326,769)

Abstract:

Exchange-rate arrangements, Monetary union, NAFTA, Emerging markets

24.

Detecting and Decomposing the 'Faith Factor' in Social-Service Provision and Absorption

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 May 2005
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
Downloads 27 (386,449)

Abstract:

Program evaluation, social services, fixed effects, experimental methods, microsimulations

25.

Revaluation Pressure and New Exchange Rate Arrangements for East Asia: A Symposium

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 13, Issue 1, pp. 40-45, February 2008
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Jan 2008
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
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26.

Contingent Capital to Strengthen the Private Safety Net for Financial Institutions: Cocos to the Rescue?

Bundesbank Series 2 Discussion Paper No. 2011,01
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University
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Citation 2

Abstract:

financial reforms, regulatory insolvency, contingent capital, bank regulations, cocos

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Indicators of Financial Development

North-American Journal of Economics and Finance, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 19-29, 1996
Posted: 23 Jan 2007
George M. von Furstenberg and Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

Abstract:

financial development, indicators, liberalization, Mexico, Chile

28.

One Region, One Money: Implications of Regional Currency Consolidation for Financial Services

The Geneva Papers, Vol. 27, pp. 5-28, 2002
Posted: 14 Nov 2002
George M. von Furstenberg
Indiana University

Abstract: