James B. Thomson

University of Akron

Professor and Finance Chair

Akron, OH 44325-4803

United States

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Systemic Banking Crises

FRB of Cleveland Policy Discussion Paper No. 9
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Mar 2005
O. Emre Ergungor and James B. Thomson
Bank of America Merrill Lynch and University of Akron
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systemic banking crisis, asset price bubbles

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Predicting Credit Spreads

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2008
Peter H. Ritchken, C. N. V. Krishnan and James B. Thomson
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance and University of Akron
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Term Structure of Credit Spreads, Level, Slope, and Curvature of Credit Spreads, Forecasting Future Credit Spreads, Out of sample Predictions, Macro Variables, Firm Risk Variables

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Monitoring and Controlling Bank Risk: Does Risky Debt Help?

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings; FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 0301
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Mar 2004
C. N. V. Krishnan, Peter H. Ritchken and James B. Thomson
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance and University of Akron
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Bank risk, Estimation of credit spread Curves, Determinants of credit spread changes

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On Systemically Important Financial Institutions and Progressive Systemic Mitigation

FRB of Cleveland Policy Discussion Paper No. 7
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Sep 2009
James B. Thomson
University of Akron
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systemically important institutions, progressive systemic mitigation

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Psaf, Economic Capital and the New Basel Accord

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 01-11
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Sep 2001 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2007
James B. Thomson
University of Akron
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economic capital, hurdle rate, correspondent banking

Troubled Savings and Loan Institutions: Turnaround Strategies Under Insolvency

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Apr 2003
Ramon P. DeGennaro, Larry H.P. Lang and James B. Thomson
University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance and University of Akron
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savings and loan, forbearance, deposit insurance, thrifts, insolvency

Troubled Savings and Loan Institutions: Turnaround Strategies Under Insolvency

Financial Management, Vol. 22, No. 3, Autumn 1993
Posted: 25 Apr 2003
Ramon P. DeGennaro, Larry H.P. Lang and James B. Thomson
University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance and University of Akron

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savings and loan, forbearance, deposit insurance, thrifts, insolvency

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Sba-Loan Guarantees and Local Economic Growth

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 0503
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 May 2005
Ben R. Craig, William E. Jackson and James B. Thomson
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Culverhouse College of Business, University of Alabama and University of Akron
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small business, economic growth, loan guarantees, credit rationing, relationship lending

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On Sba-Guaranteed Lending and Economic Growth

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 0403
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 May 2005
Ben R. Craig, William E. Jackson and James B. Thomson
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Culverhouse College of Business, University of Alabama and University of Akron
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small business, economic growth, loan guarantees, credit rationing, relationship lending

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Federal Home Loan Bank Lending to Community Banks: Are Targeted Subsidies Necessary?

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 01-12
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Sep 2001 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2007
Ben R. Craig and James B. Thomson
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and University of Akron
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small business loans, community banks, government sponsored enterprises

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Umbrella Supervision and the Role of the Central Bank

FRB of Cleveland Policy Discussion Paper No. 11
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Jan 2006
Joseph G. Haubrich and James B. Thomson
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and University of Akron
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umbrella supervision, deregulation, financial consolidation

Depositor Preference Legislation and Failed Banks' Resolution Costs

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 97-15
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Jun 2003
William P. Osterberg and James B. Thomson
University of Wyoming - College of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Akron
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Depositor preference, bank failures, resolution costs, resolution type, FDIC

Depositor Preference Legislation and Failed Banks' Resolution Costs

Research in Finance, Vol. 20
Posted: 20 Jul 2003
William P. Osterberg and James B. Thomson
University of Wyoming - College of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Akron

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Depositor preference, bank failures, resolution costs, resolution type, FDIC

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Fdicia and Bank CEO Compensation: An Empirical Investigation

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Jan 1998
Ellen Ying Yan and James B. Thomson
KeyCorp and University of Akron
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Does Government Intervention in the Small-Firm Credit Market Help Economic Performance?

FRB of Cleveland Policy Discussion Paper No. 22
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
Ben R. Craig, William E. Jackson and James B. Thomson
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Culverhouse College of Business, University of Alabama and University of Akron
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small business, economic growth, loan guarantees, credit rationing, relationship lending

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Are Banks Forward-Looking in Their Loan Loss Provisioning? Evidence from the Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey (SLOOS)

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 13-13r
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 15 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Lakshmi Balasubramanyan, Saeed Zaman and James B. Thomson
Case Western Reserve University - Weatherhead School of Management, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and University of Akron
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Loan loss provisioning, forward-looking, income smoothing, capital management, early loss recognition

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On Government Intervention in the Small-Firm Credit Market and its Effect on Economic Performance

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 07-02
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
Ben R. Craig, William E. Jackson and James B. Thomson
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Culverhouse College of Business, University of Alabama and University of Akron
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credit rationing, employment rates, small business, credit markets, loan guarantees

Getting the Most Out of a Mandatory Subordinated Debt Requirement

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 02-14
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Apr 2002 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2007
Gifford Fong Associates, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance and University of Akron
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subordinated debt, banks, asset pricing

Getting the Most Out of a Mandatory Subordinated Debt Requirement

Posted: 17 Feb 2004
Gifford Fong Associates, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, University of Akron and Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance

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Subordinated debt, banks, asset pricing

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Identifying and Resolving Financial Crises: A Conference Overview

FRB of Cleveland Policy Discussion Paper No. 24
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 17 Dec 2008
Joseph G. Haubrich and James B. Thomson
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and University of Akron
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Capital Forbearance and Thrifts: An Ex Post Examination of Regulatory Gambling

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 92-09
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Jul 2003 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2007
Ramon P. DeGennaro and James B. Thomson
University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance and University of Akron
Downloads 106 (363,935)
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forbearance, capital standards, FSLIC, thrift insurance

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The Importance of Financial Market Development on the Relationship Between Loan Guarantees for SMEs and Local Market Employment Rates

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 10-20
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Dec 2010
University of Alabama, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Culverhouse College of Business, University of Alabama and University of Akron
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Less financially developed markets, market liquidity, employment rates, small business credit markets, loan guarantees, credit rationing

Anticipating Bailouts: the Incentive-Conflict Model and the Collapse of the Ohio Deposit Guarantee Fund

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 94-07
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Apr 2003 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2007
Ramon P. DeGennaro and James B. Thomson
University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance and University of Akron
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banking, forbearance, ODGF, incentive-conflict

Anticipating Bailouts: The Incentive-Conflict Model and the Collapse of the Ohio Deposit Guarantee Fund

Posted: 25 Apr 2003
Ramon P. DeGennaro and James B. Thomson
University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance and University of Akron

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Banking, Forbearance, ODGF, incentive-conflict

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Small Firm Credit Market Discrimination, SBA Guaranteed Lending, and Local Market Economic Performance

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Sep 2008
William E. Jackson and James B. Thomson
Culverhouse College of Business, University of Alabama and University of Akron
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Access to capital, Credit discrimination, Credit rationing, Employment rates, Minorities, Minority firms, Minority markets, Public policies, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

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Small Firm Credit Market Discrimination, SBA-Guaranteed Lending, and Local Market Economic Performance

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 06-13
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Oct 2007
Ben R. Craig, William E. Jackson and James B. Thomson
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Culverhouse College of Business, University of Alabama and University of Akron
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discrimination, employment rates, small firm credit markets, loan guarantees, credit rationing

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National Bank Notes and Silver Certificates

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 06-22
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
James B. Thomson and Bruce A. Champ
University of Akron and Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
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bank notes, silver certificates, National Banking System, national banks

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Public Policy in Support of Small Business: The American Experience

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 11-16
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Aug 2011
Ben R. Craig, William E. Jackson and James B. Thomson
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Culverhouse College of Business, University of Alabama and University of Akron
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small business, economic growth, loan guarantees, credit rationing, relationship lending

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Cleaning Up the Refuse from a Financial Crisis: The Case for a Resolution Management Corporation

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 10-15
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Oct 2010
James B. Thomson
University of Akron
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G01, G21, G28

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Does SBA Guaranteed Lending Improve Economic Performance in Low-Income Areas?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Sep 2008
William E. Jackson, Ben R. Craig and James B. Thomson
Culverhouse College of Business, University of Alabama, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and University of Akron
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Credit discrimination, Credit rationing, Economic development, Employment rates, Lending policies, Loans, Low income groups, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

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Credit Market Information Feedback

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 1515
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Oct 2015
Case Western Reserve University - Weatherhead School of Management, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, University of Akron and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
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bank franchise value, asset quality, credit demand, information, expectations

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The Asset Flexibility Option and the Value of Deposit Insurance

Research in Finance, Vol. 13, 1995, Bank Structure and Competition: Rebuilding Banking, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, pp. 153-176, 1991
Posted: 16 Jun 2003
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance, University of Akron and Hull Tactical Funds

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deposit insurance, regulation, banks, options

On Flexibility, Capital Structure, and Investment Decisions for the Insured Bank

Posted: 05 May 2003
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance, University of Akron and Hull Tactical Funds

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deposit insurance, synamic model, volatility, capital structure

On Flexibility, Capital Structure, and Investment Decisions for the Insured Bank

Posted: 05 May 2003
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance, University of Akron and Hull Tactical Funds

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deposit insurance, dynamic model, volatility, capital structure

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Federal Home Loan Bank Lending to Community Banks: Are Targeted Subsidies Desirable?

Posted: 08 Mar 2003
James B. Thomson and Ben R. Craig
University of Akron and Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

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Small-business loans, community banks, government sponsored enterprises

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Capital Forbearance and Thrifts: Examining the Costs of Regulatory Gambling

Bank Structure and Competition: FDICIA: An Appraisal, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, pp. 406-420, 1993
Posted: 26 Jun 1998
Ramon P. DeGennaro and James B. Thomson
University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance and University of Akron

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forbearance, deposit insurance, thrifts, savings and loan