Giovanni Ferri

LUMSA University

Full Professor of Economics

Via della Traspontina

Roma, Rome 00192

Italy

http://www.lumsa.it/giovanni-ferri

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The Political Economy of Distress in East Asian Financial Institutions

World Bank Policy Research Paper No. 2265
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 May 2000
Paola Bongini, Stijn Claessens and Giovanni Ferri
Università di Milano-Bicocca, Bank for International Settlements and LUMSA University
Downloads 630 (32,161)
Citation 26

Abstract:

financial sector fragility, early warning systems, East-Asia financial crisis

The Political Economy of Distress in East Asian Financial Institutions

Journal of Financial Services Research, Vol. 19, February 2001
Posted: 02 Oct 2001
Stijn Claessens, Paola Bongini and Giovanni Ferri
Bank for International Settlements, Università di Milano-Bicocca and LUMSA University

Abstract:

Financial Sector Fragility, Early Warning Systems, East Asian Financial Crisis

Macro Financial Determinants of the Great Financial Crisis: Implications for Financial Regulation

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2011
Williams College, Italian Banking Association, LUMSA University and University of Naples Federico II - Department of Economic and Statistical Sciences
Downloads 418 (54,683)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Banking Crisis, Government Intervention, Regulation

Macro Financial Determinants of the Great Financial Crisis: Implications for Financial Regulation

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2014
Williams College, Italian Banking Association, LUMSA University and University of Naples Federico II - Department of Economic and Statistical Sciences
Downloads 169 (144,529)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Banking Crisis, Government Intervention, Regulation

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Is There a Credit Crunch in East Asia?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1959
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Wei Ding, Ilker Domac and Giovanni Ferri
World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit (EASPR), World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit (EASPR) and LUMSA University
Downloads 448 (47,533)
Citation 19

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The Macroeconomic Impact of Bank Capital Requirements in Emerging Economies: Past Evidence to Assess the Future

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2605
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
University of Salerno - Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF), LUMSA University and World Bank
Downloads 322 (74,575)
Citation 22

Abstract:

bank capital asset requirements, capital crunch

The Macroeconomic Impact of Bank Capital Requirements in Emerging Economies: Past Evidence to Assess the Future

SERIES Working Paper No. 2
Posted: 26 May 2011
University of Salerno - Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF), LUMSA University and World Bank

Abstract:

bank capital asset requirements, capital crunch

5.

Bank Lending Rates and Financial Structure in Italy: A Case Study

IMF Working Paper No. 95/38
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Carlo Cottarelli, Giovanni Ferri and Andrea Generale
International Monetary Fund (IMF), LUMSA University and Bank of Italy
Downloads 315 (69,407)
Citation 16

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Credit Cooperatives: Challenges and Opportunities in the Global Scenario

Euricse Working Paper No. 31/12
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Apr 2012
Giovanni Ferri
LUMSA University
Downloads 310 (58,775)
Citation 1

Abstract:

cooperative banks, shareholder value banks, financial crisis, sustainability of finance, regulation

7.

The World Bank and Legal Technical Assistance: Initial Lessons

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1414
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Giovanni Ferri, Tae Soo Kang and In-June Kim
LUMSA University, World Bank and University of Seoul - Department of Economics
Downloads 284 (85,416)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Children and Youth, Legal Products, Banks & Banking Reform, Judicial System Reform, Legal Institutions of the Market Economy

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Firms' Clustering and South-Eastern-Europe Export Performance: Lessons from the Italian Experience

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Mar 2002
Sapienza Università di Roma, LUMSA University and University of Rome I - Department of Public Economics
Downloads 242 (100,829)

Abstract:

Small and Medium Enterprises, Industrial Districts, Country Study

9.

Honor Thy Creditors Beforan Thy Shareholders: Are the Profits of Chinese State-Owned Enterprises Real?

HKIMR Working Paper No. 16/2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Jun 2009
Giovanni Ferri and Li-Gang Liu
LUMSA University and World Bank
Downloads 213 (109,431)
Citation 3

Abstract:

State Owned Enterprises, Soft Budget Constraint, Dividend Policy

10.

How the Proposed Basel Guidelines on Rating-Agency Assessments Would Affect Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2369
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Giovanni Majnoni, Giovanni Ferri and Li-Gang Liu
World Bank, LUMSA University and World Bank
Downloads 185 (128,582)
Citation 3

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11.

SME Financing and the Choice of Lending Technology in Italy: Complementarity or Substitutability?

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 Jul 2012
Assolombarda, LUMSA University, University Lumsa and UNICREDIT
Downloads 155 (137,265)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Lending technologies, bank-firm relationship, soft information, hard information, small business finance

12.

The Credit Channel at Work: Lessons from the Republic of Korea's Financial Crisis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2190
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Giovanni Ferri and Tae Soo Kang
LUMSA University and World Bank
Downloads 152 (154,886)
Citation 10

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13.

The Real Impact of Financial Shocks: Evidence from the Republic of Korea

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2010
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Ilker Domac and Giovanni Ferri
World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit (EASPR) and LUMSA University
Downloads 135 (170,658)
Citation 7

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14.

Do Privatizations Boost Household Shareholding? Evidence from Italy

FEEM Working Paper No. 03.2004
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Mar 2004
Ministry of the Economy and Finance, Government of the Republic of Italy, LUMSA University, Government of the Italian Republic (Italy) - Department of the Treasury and Government of the Italian Republic (Italy) - Ministry of Economy and Finance - RGS
Downloads 86 (234,319)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Household portfolio choice, Information, Privatizations

15.

Bank Lending Technologies and SME Credit Rationing in Europe in the 2009 Crisis

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jul 2014
Giovanni Ferri, Pierluigi Murro and Zeno Rotondi
LUMSA University, University Lumsa and UNICREDIT
Downloads 79 (176,760)

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16.

What’s Special About Banking in Italy? Lending Technologies, Complementarity, and Impact of Soft Information

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Oct 2011
Assolombarda, LUMSA University, University Lumsa and UNICREDIT
Downloads 76 (244,737)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Lending technology, bank-firm relationship, small business finance

17.

Soft Information and Loan Supply in the Crisis: Evidence from the Credit Files of a Large Bank

Rivista Bancaria - Minerva Bancaria No. 5-6/2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Feb 2012
Assolombarda, LUMSA University, University Lumsa and UNICREDIT
Downloads 71 (259,955)

Abstract:

Financial crisis, Bank-firm relationships, Asymmetric information, Soft information, Small business finance

18.

Enterprise Networks, Firm Performance and Bank-Firm Relationships

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Aug 2012
Assolombarda, LUMSA University, University Lumsa and UNICREDIT
Downloads 65 (266,168)

Abstract:

Enterprise network, firm performance, bank-firm relationship

Bank-Firm Relations and the Role of Mutual Guarantee Institutions at the peak of the Crisis

SERIES Working Paper No. 34
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2012
Assolombarda, LUMSA University, University Lumsa and UNICREDIT
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Abstract:

Financial Crisis, Bank-Firm Relationships, Asymmetric Information, Credit Guarantee Schemes, Small Business Finance, Peer Monitoring

Bank-Firm Relations and the Role of Mutual Guarantee Institutions at the Peak of the Crisis

Journal of Financial Stability, Forthcoming
Posted: 22 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 05 May 2012
Assolombarda, LUMSA University, University Lumsa and UNICREDIT

Abstract:

financial crisis, bank-firm relationships, asymmetric information, credit guarantee schemes, small business finance, peer monitoring

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Firing at Subcontractors? Spillover Employment Effects of Offshoring in Italy

Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano Development Studies Working Paper No. 238
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Dec 2008
Stefano Costa and Giovanni Ferri
ISTAT - Italian National Institute of Statistics and LUMSA University
Downloads 49 (313,722)
Citation 1

Abstract:

international outsourcing, multinational firms, employment effects, propensity score matching, difference-in-differences

21.

Bank Support and Export: Evidence from Small Italian Firms

SERIES Working Paper No. 42
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2014
Assolombarda, LUMSA University, University Lumsa and UNICREDIT
Downloads 44 (325,120)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Small business finance, Margins of export, Bank-firm relationships, External Finance

22.

Editorial

Journal of Entrepreneurial and Organizational Diversity, Volume 1, No. 1 (2012), 1-6
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2013
Carlo Borzaga, Giovanni Ferri and Fabio Sabatini
Università degli Studi di Trento, LUMSA University and Sapienza University of Rome - Department of Economics and Law
Downloads 35 (353,085)

Abstract:

entrepreneurial forms, institutional diversity, role of the market and the state, nonprofit organizations, social capital and economic development

23.

Revisiting the European Monetary System Experience: Were Some Members More Equal than Others?

Economic Notes, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 151-172, July 2006
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Sep 2006
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi and Giovanni Ferri
European Central Bank (ECB) and LUMSA University
Downloads 34 (374,224)

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Was the Crisis Due to a Shift from Stakeholder to Shareholder Finance? Surveying the Debate

Euricse Working Papers, 76 | 15
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Apr 2015
Giovanni Ferri and Angelo Leogrande
LUMSA University and University of Bari
Downloads 31 (290,654)

Abstract:

Financial and Banking Crises; Bank Governance; Financial Regulation; Financial Institutions and Organizations

25.

Rating Performance and Bank Business Models: Is There a Change with the 2007-2009 Crisis?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Sep 2014
Italian Banking Association, LUMSA University and University of Bari
Downloads 30 (290,654)

Abstract:

Financial Crises, Financial Markets, Ratings, Banks Business Model

26.

Organizational Structure and Exposure to Crisis Among European Banks: Evidence from Rating Changes

Journal of Entrepreneurial and Organizational Diversity, Special Issue on Cooperative Banks, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2014, 35-55
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Jun 2014
Giovanni Ferri, Panu Kalmi and Eeva Kerola
LUMSA University, Aalto University - Department of Economics and AALTO University School of Business, Helsinki
Downloads 30 (281,340)

Abstract:

European banking; shareholder banks; cooperative banks; savings banks; performance; credit rating agencies

27.

Offshoring, Extent of the Shadow Economy and Productivity Effects. Evidence from Italian Manufacturing Firms

SERIES Working Paper No. 21
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2011
Vito Amendolagine, Rosa Capolupo and Giovanni Ferri
University of Bari - Faculty of Economics, University of Bari and LUMSA University
Downloads 25 (378,000)

Abstract:

trade integration, offshoring, empirics of global sourcing, shadow economy

28.

Linking Italy’s Banking and Industry in Eastern Europe: Industrial District Outsourcing and Bank FDI

Local Economies and Internationalization in Italy Conference, p. 373, 2003
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Fabio Farabullini and Giovanni Ferri
Bank of Italy and LUMSA University
Downloads 19 (432,915)

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29.

Banking in China: Are New Tigers Supplanting the Mammoths?

HKIMR Working Paper No.05/2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jun 2008
Giovanni Ferri
LUMSA University
Downloads 19 (443,319)
Citation 2

Abstract:

China, State Ownership of Banks, Corporate Governance, Geography and Performance

30.

Do Firm-Bank 'Odd Couples' Exacerbate Credit Rationing?

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2014
Giovanni Ferri and Pierluigi Murro
LUMSA University and University Lumsa
Downloads 16 (453,534)

Abstract:

Relationship Banking, Credit Rationing and Asymmetric Information

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Bank Lending Technologies and the Great Trade Collapse: Evidence from EU Micro-Data

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2015
Giovanni Ferri and Pierluigi Murro
LUMSA University and University Lumsa
Downloads 14 (328,177)

Abstract:

Financial crisis, Export, Lending technologies

32.

Do Firm-Bank Relationships Affect Firms’ Internationalization?

Bank of Italy Occasional Paper No. 251
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Apr 2015
Riccardo De Bonis, Giovanni Ferri and Zeno Rotondi
Bank of Italy, LUMSA University and UniCredit Group
Downloads 12 (443,319)

Abstract:

internationalization, foreign direct investments, export, external finance, firm-bank relationships, bank internationalization mode

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The Specialization of the Districts: From Typical Final Goods to Machinery for Making Them?

Local Economies and Internationalization in Italy Conference, p. 421, 2003
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Giovanni Ferri and Giuseppe De Arcangelis
LUMSA University and Sapienza Università di Roma
Downloads 5 (508,042)

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L’Efficacia Operativa Delle Fondazioni Di Origine Bancaria Italiane: Un’Analisi Empirica (The Operational Effectiveness of the Italian Banking Foundations: An Empirical Analysis)

Euricse Working Papers, 79|15
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Aug 2015
LUMSA University, Università di Bari "Aldo Moro", University of Bari and Almaviva SpA
Downloads 2 (349,765)

Abstract:

Italian banking foundations; Privatization of the Italian public banks; Content analysis; Documental analysis; Mission related investment

35.

Trading Fast and Slow the Role of Deliberation in Experimental Financial Markets

Center for Relationship Banking and Economics (CERBE) Working Paper Series No. 7
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Giovanni Ferri, Matteo Ploner and Matteo Rizzolli
LUMSA University, Università degli Studi di Trento and LUMSA University
Downloads 0 (443,319)

Abstract:

Rational vs Emotional Choice, Slow vs Fast Trading, Dual Process Theory, System-1 and System-2, Speculative Bubbles, Behavioral Finance

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Credit Risk, Bank Lending, Italy, NPL

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Regulatory Arbitrage in EU Banking: Do Business Models Matter?

International Research Centre on Cooperative Finanace Working Paper Jul 2016
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 31 Aug 2016
Rym Ayadi, Giovanni Ferri and Valerio Pesic
HEC Montreal, LUMSA University and University of Rome I - Department of Management
Downloads 0 (305,585)

Abstract:

Regulation, Europe, Financial Crisis, Bank, Business Models, Cooperative

Abstract:

Bank-firm relationships; Credit guarantee schemes; Small business finance

39.

Does Europe Need Its Own Rating Agencies?

SERIES Working Paper No. 33
Posted: 31 May 2011
Giovanni Ferri and Punziana Lacitignola
LUMSA University and University of Bari

Abstract:

National vs. global credit rating agencies, financial market development

40.

A Bayesian Networks Approach to Operational Risk

Physica A, Vol. 389, No. 8, pp. 1721-1728, 2010
Posted: 10 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2012
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, University of Bari - Department of Physics, Italian National Research Council (CNR) - Institute for Biomedical Technologies (ITB) - Bari, affiliation not provided to SSRN and LUMSA University

Abstract:

Operational Risk, Bayesian Networks, Time Series, Value at Risk, Different-Times Correlations

41.

More Analysts, Better Ratings: Do Rating Agencies Invest Enough in Less Developed Countries?

Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 77-98, May 2004
Posted: 06 Sep 2004
Giovanni Ferri
LUMSA University

Abstract:

Sovereign risk, credit ratings, rating agencies' effort

42.

Migration and Finance: Remittances, Banking and Informal Networks in the Italian Case

Paolo Baffi Centre Bocconi University Working Paper No. 157
Posted: 02 Oct 2003
Donato Masciandaro and Giovanni Ferri
Bocconi University - Department of Economics and LUMSA University

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E-Banking, Governance and Local Banks: The Italian Case

Paolo Baffi Centre Working Paper No. 01-151
Posted: 05 Feb 2002
Donato Masciandaro and Giovanni Ferri
Bocconi University - Department of Economics and LUMSA University

Abstract:

e banking; governance; banks; italy

44.

Corporate Governance, Board Turnover and Performance: The Case of Local Banks in Italy

Paolo Baffi Centre Working Paper No. 01-150
Posted: 13 Nov 2001
Donato Masciandaro, Giovanni Ferri and Marcello Messori
Bocconi University - Department of Economics, LUMSA University and University of Rome, Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics

Abstract:

governance, banks, Italy

45.

Corporate Bankruptcy in Korea: Only the Strong Survive?

The Financial Review, November 2000
Posted: 14 Mar 2001
Giovanni Ferri, Paola Bongini and Hongjoo Hahm
LUMSA University, Università di Milano-Bicocca and World Bank

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