Richard Portes

London Business School - Department of Economics

Professor of Economics

Regent's Park

London , NW1 4SA

United Kingdom

http://faculty.london.edu/rportes/

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Fellow

London

United Kingdom

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

37

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Scholarly Papers (37)

Optimal Currency Shares in International Reserves: The Impact of the Euro and the Prospects for the Dollar

ECB Working Paper No. 694
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
London Business School, London Business School - Department of Economics and London Business School
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Currency optimizer, euro, foreign reserves, international currencies

Optimal Currency Shares in International Reserves: The Impact of the Euro and the Prospects for the Dollar

NBER Working Paper No. w12333
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
London Business School, London Business School - Department of Economics and London Business School
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Optimal Currency Shares in International Reserves: The Impact of the Euro and the Prospects for the Dollar

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5734
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Aug 2006
London Business School - Department of Economics, London Business School and London Business School
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Currency optimizer, euro, foreign reserves, international currencies

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The Determinants of Cross-Border Equity Flows

London Business School Economics Discussion Paper No. DP 2001/7
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Dec 2001
Richard Portes and Hélène Rey
London Business School - Department of Economics and London Business School
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The Determinants of Cross-Border Equity Flows

NBER Working Paper No. w7336
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Feb 2000 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2010
Richard Portes and Hélène Rey
London Business School - Department of Economics and London Business School
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The Determinants of Cross-Border Equity Flows: The Geography of Information

EFA Working Paper No. 0014
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 31 Jul 2000
Richard Portes and Hélène Rey
London Business School - Department of Economics and London Business School
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The Euro and the International Financial System

London Business School Economics Discussion Paper No. DP 2001/4
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Nov 2001
Richard Portes
London Business School - Department of Economics
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EMU, euro, exchange rates, international currencies, euroisation

The Euro and the International Financial System

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2955
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Sep 2001
Richard Portes
London Business School - Department of Economics
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EMU, Euroisation, Euro, exchange rates, international currencies

Defining Benchmark Status: An Application Using Euro-Area Bonds

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Jun 2002
Michael Moore, Peter G. Dunne and Richard Portes
University of Warwick - Warwick Business School, Central Bank of Ireland and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Benchmark, euro government bonds, cointegration

Defining Benchmark Status: An Application Using Euro-Area Bonds

NBER Working Paper No. w9087
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Aug 2002 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2002
Peter G. Dunne, Michael Moore and Richard Portes
Central Bank of Ireland, University of Warwick - Warwick Business School and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Defining Benchmark Status: An Application Using Euro-Area Bonds

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3490
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Jun 2003
Peter G. Dunne, Michael Moore and Richard Portes
Central Bank of Ireland, University of Warwick - Warwick Business School and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Benchmark, euro government bonds, cointegration

The European Contribution to International Financial Stability

London Business School Economics Discussion Paper No. DP 2001/6
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Nov 2001
Richard Portes
London Business School - Department of Economics
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euro, EMU, financial stability, liquidity crises, international currencies

The European Contribution to International Financial Stability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2956
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Sep 2001
Richard Portes
London Business School - Department of Economics
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Euro, EMU, financial stability, liquidity crises, international currencies

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Gambling for Resurrection in Iceland: The Rise and Fall of the Banks

Number of pages: 108 Posted: 30 Nov 2013
Fridrik Mar Baldursson and Richard Portes
Reykjavik University and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Icelandic banks, Financial crisis of 2008, banking crisis, currency crisis, carry trade, liquidity

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The Anatomy of Financial Crises

NBER Working Paper No. w2126
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 06 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2008
Barry Eichengreen and Richard Portes
University of California, Berkeley and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Capital Controls and the Resolution of Failed Cross-Border Banks: The Case of Iceland

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Nov 2013
Fridrik Mar Baldursson and Richard Portes
Reykjavik University and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Capital controls, Icelandic banks, Cross-border banking, Resolution of failed banks

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Debt and Default in the 1930s: Causes and Consequences

NBER Working Paper No. w1772
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 11 Apr 2004
Barry Eichengreen and Richard Portes
University of California, Berkeley and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Toward a Lender of First Resort

IMF Working Paper No. 06/66
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Apr 2006
Richard Portes and Daniel Cohen
London Business School - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS) - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA)
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market discipline, sovereign debt, country spreads, financial crises

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The Emergence of the Euro as an International Currency

NBER Working Paper No. w6424
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2010
Richard Portes and Hélène Rey
London Business School - Department of Economics and London Business School
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Dealing with Debt: the 1930s and the 1980s

NBER Working Paper No. w2867
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Apr 2004
Barry Eichengreen and Richard Portes
University of California, Berkeley and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Iceland's Capital Controls and the Resolution of its Problematic Bank Legacy

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Jul 2017
Reykjavik University, London Business School - Department of Economics and Reykjavik University
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capital controls, cross-border banking, Icelandic banks, resolution of failed banks

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The Theory and Measurement of Macroeconomic Disequilibrium in Centrally Planned Economies

NBER Working Paper No. w1875
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2010
Richard Portes
London Business School - Department of Economics
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Dealing with Destabilizing 'Market Discipline'

NBER Working Paper No. w10533
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Jun 2004
Daniel Cohen and Richard Portes
Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS) - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA) and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Dealing with Destabilizing 'Market Discipline'

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4280
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Apr 2004
Daniel Cohen and Richard Portes
Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS) - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA) and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Market discipline, sovereign debt, country spreads, financial crises

Sovereign CDS and Bond Pricing Dynamics in the Euro-Area

NBER Working Paper No. w17586
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2011
Giorgia Palladini and Richard Portes
affiliation not provided to SSRN and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Sovereign CDS and Bond Pricing Dynamics in the Euro-Area

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8651
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Nov 2011
Giorgia Palladini and Richard Portes
affiliation not provided to SSRN and London Business School - Department of Economics
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asset pricing, CDS, euro area, international finance, sovereign bonds

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Money and the Consumption Goods Market in China

NBER Working Paper No. w2143
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2010
Richard Portes and Anita Santorum
London Business School - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Money and the Consumption Goods Market in China

NBER Working Paper No. w2143
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2010
Richard Portes and Anita Santorum
London Business School - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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All's Well that Ends Well? Resolving Iceland's Failed Banks

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Jul 2016
Reykjavik University, London Business School - Department of Economics and Reykjavik University
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capital controls, cross-border banking, Icelandic banks, resolution of failed banks

All's Well that Ends Well? Resolving Iceland's Failed Banks

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11185
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Reykjavik University, London Business School - Department of Economics and Reykjavik University
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capital controls, cross-border banking, Icelandic banks, resolution of failed banks

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The Costs and Benefits of Eastern Enlargement: The Impact on the EU and Central Europe

Economic Policy, Vol. 12, pp. 125-176, April 1997
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Apr 2004
University of Geneva - Graduate Institute of International Studies (HEI), University of Bern - Department of Economics and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Towards a Lender of First Resort

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4615
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Nov 2004
Daniel Cohen and Richard Portes
Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS) - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA) and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Market discipline, sovereign debt, country spreads, financial crises

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Resolution of Sovereign Debt Crises: The New Old Framework

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4717
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Jan 2005
Richard Portes
London Business School - Department of Economics
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Collective action clauses, financial crises, sovereign debt

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A Monetary Union in Motion: The European Experience

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2954
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Sep 2001
Richard Portes
London Business School - Department of Economics
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Single currency, economic integration, EMU, monetary union

Mapping the Interconnectedness between EU Banks and Shadow Banking Entities

NBER Working Paper No. w23280
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI), University of Zurich, European Systemic Risk Board, European Banking Authority, European Central Bank (ECB), London Business School - Department of Economics and European Banking Authority
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Mapping the Interconnectedness between EU Banks and Shadow Banking Entities

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11919
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Mar 2017
Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI), University of Zurich, European Systemic Risk Board, European Banking Authority, European Central Bank (ECB), London Business School - Department of Economics and European Banking Authority
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financial stability, interconnectedness, macroprudential, shadow banking

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Central Planning and Monetarism: Fellow Travelers?

NBER Working Paper No. w0782
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2010
Richard Portes
London Business School - Department of Economics
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Macroeconomic Adjustment and Foreign Trade of Centrally Planned Economies

NBER Working Paper No. w0736
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2010
John Burkett, Richard Portes and David Winter
University of Rhode Island, London Business School - Department of Economics and Independent
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Macroeconomic Planning and Disequilibrium: Estimates for Poland, 1955-1980

NBER Working Paper No. w1182
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2010
Richard Portes, Richard Quandt, David Winter and Stephen Yeo
London Business School - Department of Economics, Princeton University, Independent and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
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International Costs and Benefits from Emu

NBER Working Paper No. w3384
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2015
George Alogoskoufis and Richard Portes
University of London - Birkbeck College and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Benchmark Status in Fixed-Income Asset Markets

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 34, Nos. 9-10, pp. 1615-1634, November/December 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Peter G. Dunne, Michael J. Moore and Richard Portes
Central Bank of Ireland, affiliation not provided to SSRN and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Planning the Consumption Goods Market: Preliminary Disequilibrium Estimates for Poland, 1955-1980

NBER Working Paper No. w1076
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Jun 2004
Richard Portes, Richard Quandt, David Winter and Stephen Yeo
London Business School - Department of Economics, Princeton University, Independent and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
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Nonlinearities in Sovereign Risk Pricing: The Role of CDS Index Contracts

NBER Working Paper No. w19985
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2014
Anne-Laure Delatte, Julien Fouquau and Richard Portes
CNRS, University of Orleans and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Nonlinearities in Sovereign Risk Pricing: The Role of CDS Index Contracts

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9898
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Jun 2014
Anne-Laure Delatte, Julien Fouquau and Richard Portes
CNRS, University of Orleans and London Business School - Department of Economics
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CDS indices, European sovereign crisis, Panel Smooth Threshold Regression Models

Corporate Foreign Bond Issuance and Interfirm Loans in China

NBER Working Paper No. w24513
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Apr 2018
Yi Huang, Ugo Panizza and Richard Portes
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) - Department of Economics and London Business School - Department of Economics
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Corporate Foreign Bond Issuance and Interfirm Loans in China

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12865
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Apr 2018
Yi Huang, Ugo Panizza and Richard Portes
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) - Department of Economics and London Business School - Department of Economics
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bond markets in emerging market countries, carry trade, China, shadow banking

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Prêt‐À‐Portes

Business Strategy Review, Vol. 25, Issue 4, pp. 14-17, 2014
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 25 Nov 2014
Richard Portes
London Business School - Department of Economics
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Capital Controls and the Resolution of Failed Cross-Border Banks: The Case of Iceland

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9706
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Oct 2013
Fridrik M. Baldursson and Richard Portes
Reykjavik University and London Business School - Department of Economics
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capital controls, cross-border banking, Icelandic banks, resolution of failed banks

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Gambling for Resurrection in Iceland: The Rise and Fall of the Banks

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9664
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 24 Sep 2013
Fridrik M. Baldursson and Richard Portes
Reykjavik University and London Business School - Department of Economics
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banking crisis, carry trade, currency crisis, financial crisis of 2008, Icelandic banks, liquidity

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The Capital Structure of Firms in Central and Eastern Europe

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 1392
Posted: 04 Oct 1999
Francesca Cornelli, Richard Portes and Mark E. Shaffer
London Business School, London Business School - Department of Economics and Heriot-Watt University

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The Emergence of the Euro as an International Currency

CEPR Discussion Paper Series Number 1741
Posted: 06 Feb 1998
George S. Alogoskoufis, Richard Portes and Hélène Rey
Athens University of Economics and Business, London Business School - Department of Economics and London Business School

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