Xavier Freixas

Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Professor of Financial Economics

Ramon Trias Fargas 25-27

Barcelona, 08005

Spain

http://www.econ.upf.es/~freixas

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Barcelona GSE)

Research Professor

Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27

Barcelona, Barcelona 08005

Spain

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

An Overall Perspective on Banking Regulation

UPF, Economics and Business Working Paper No. 664
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 May 2003
Xavier Freixas and Anthony M. Santomero
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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Banking Regulation, survey, Financial Market imperfection

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The Credit Ratings Game

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Feb 2009
Patrick Bolton, Xavier Freixas and Joel Shapiro
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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The Credit Ratings Game

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Jul 2009
Patrick Bolton, Xavier Freixas and Joel Shapiro
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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Credit rating agencies, conflicts of interest, ratings shopping

The Credit Ratings Game

NBER Working Paper No. w14712
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Patrick Bolton, Xavier Freixas and Joel D. Shapiro
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Oxford - Said Business School
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Book vs. Fair Value Accounting in Banking and Intertemporal Smoothing

OFRC Working Paper No. 2004fe13
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Mar 2005
Xavier Freixas and Dimitrios P. Tsomocos
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Oxford - Said Business School and St. Edmund Hall
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Book value, Fair Value, Banking, Intertemporal Smoothing, Overlapping Generations

Book vs. Fair Value Accounting in Banking, and Intertemporal Smoothing

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper 771
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Nov 2005
Xavier Freixas and Dimitrios P. Tsomocos
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Oxford - Said Business School and St. Edmund Hall
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Banking, shocks, insurance, intertemporal, Overlapping Generations Equilibrium

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Optimal Bail Out Policy, Conditionality and Constructive Ambiguity

Working Paper No. 400
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Dec 1999
Xavier Freixas
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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Bank Liquidity, Interbank Markets, and Monetary Policy

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 371, European Banking Center Discussion Paper No. 2010-08S, CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2010-35S
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 May 2009 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2010
Xavier Freixas, Antoine Martin and David R. Skeie
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Federal Reserve Bank of New York - Research and Statistics and University of Warwick - Warwick Business School
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bank liquidity, interbank markets, central bank policy, financial fragility, bank runs

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Regulating Financial Conglomerates

Oxford Financial Research Centre Working Paper No. 2005-FE-03, EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Jul 2005
Xavier Freixas, Gyongyi Loranth and Alan D. Morrison
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and University of Oxford - Said Business School
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Financial conglomerate, capital regulation, regulatory arbitrage

Regulating Financial Conglomerates

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper 820
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Nov 2005
Xavier Freixas, Alan D. Morrison and Gyongyi Loranth
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, University of Oxford - Said Business School and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
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Financial conglomerate, capital regulation, regulatory arbitrage

Regulating Financial Conglomerates

National Bank of Belgium Working Paper No. 54
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Oct 2010
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
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Regulating Financial Conglomerates

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5036
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Sep 2005
Xavier Freixas, Gyongyi Loranth and Alan D. Morrison
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and University of Oxford - Said Business School
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Financial conglomerate, capital regulation, regulatory arbitrage

Corporate Finance and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Nov 2000
Patrick Bolton and Xavier Freixas
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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monetary transmission, asymmetric information, capital constraint

Corporate Finance and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2892
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Aug 2001
Patrick Bolton and Xavier Freixas
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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Monetary policy, monetary policy, corporate finance, equity capital adequacy constraints

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The Lender of Last Resort: A 21st Century Approach

ECB Working Paper No. 298
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Jan 2004
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, University of Padua - Department of Economics and GFRI, University of Geneva
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Lender of Last Resort, Interbank Market, Liquidity

The Lender of Last Resort: A 21st Century Approach

EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 4525
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Jun 2004
Xavier Freixas and Bruno Parigi
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Università degli Studi di Padova
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Lender of Last Resort, Interbank Market, Liquidity

Banking Competition and Stability: The Role of Leverage

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2014-048, European Banking Center Discussion Paper Series No. 2014-009, WBS Finance Group Research Paper No. 222
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2019
Xavier Freixas and Kebin Ma
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Warwick - Finance Group
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Banking Competition, Financial Stability, Leverage

Banking Competition and Stability: The Role of Leverage

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Aug 2014
Xavier Freixas and Kebin Ma
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Warwick - Finance Group
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Banking Competition, Financial Stability, Leverage

Banking Competition and Stability: The Role of Leverage

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10121
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Xavier Freixas and Kebin Ma
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Warwick - Finance Group
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banking competition, financial stability, leverage

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Lender of Last Resort and Bank Closure Policy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2286
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Apr 2008
Xavier Freixas and Bruno Maria Parigi
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Padua - Department of Economics
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lender of last resort, systemic risk, contagion, bank closure, liquidity, discount window

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Banking Regulation and Prompt Corrective Action

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2136
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Feb 2007
Bruno Maria Parigi and Xavier Freixas
University of Padua - Department of Economics and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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banking, prudential regulation, moral hazard

Banking Regulation and Prompt Corrective Action

21st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2008 Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Jun 2008
Xavier Freixas and Bruno Maria Parigi
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Padua - Department of Economics
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banking, prudential regulation, moral hazard

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Disclosure, Transparency, and Market Discipline

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Nov 2011
Xavier Freixas and Christian Laux
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Vienna University of Economics and Business
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Mark-to-market, fair-value accounting, credit rating agencies, financial crisis, regulation, financial institutions, banks

Interbank Market Integration Under Asymmetric Information

ECB Working Paper No. 74
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Aug 2001
Xavier Freixas and Cornelia Holthausen
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and European Central Bank (ECB)
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Interbank lending, financial integration, interbank markets, multinational banks, Too-Big-To-Fail

Interbank Market Integration Under Asymmetric Information

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 18, Issue 2, pp. 459-490, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Xavier Freixas
Universitat Pompeu Fabra

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Post Crisis Challenges to Bank Regulation

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Dec 2009
Xavier Freixas
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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Systemis risk, financial crisis, financial regulation

Post-Crisis Challenges to Bank Regulation

Economic Policy, Vol. 25, Issue 62, pp. 375-399, April 2010
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Apr 2010
Xavier Freixas
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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Monetary Policy in a Systemic Crisis

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Nov 2009
Xavier Freixas
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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monetary policy, financial crisis, lender of last resort, interbank market, liquidity

Monetary Policy in a Systemic Crisis

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Oct 2009
Xavier Freixas
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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Monetary Policy in a Systemic Crisis

Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Vol. 25, Issue 4, pp. 630-653, 2009
Posted: 03 May 2010
Xavier Freixas
Universitat Pompeu Fabra

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lender of last resort, liquidity crisis, contagion, E58, G01, G28

Conflicts of Interest, Information Provision and Competition in Banking

Universitat Pompeu Fabra Economics and Business Working Paper No. 760
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jul 2004
Patrick Bolton, Xavier Freixas and Joel Shapiro
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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Conflicts of interest, information provision, one-stop

Conflicts of Interest, Information Provision, and Competition in Banking

NBER Working Paper No. w10571
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Patrick Bolton, Xavier Freixas and Joel Shapiro
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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Public Development Banks and Credit Market Imperfections

Documento CEDE No. 2016-06
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2018
Marcela Eslava and Xavier Freixas
University of the Andes (CEDE) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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Public development banks; governmental loans and guarantees; costly screening; credit rationing.

Public Development Banks and Credit Market Imperfections

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Marcela Eslava and Xavier Freixas
University of the Andes (CEDE) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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Public Development Banks, Governmental Loans and Guarantees, Costly Screening, Credit Rationing

Public Development Banks and Credit Market Imperfections

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11160
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Marcela Eslava and Xavier Freixas
University of the Andes (CEDE) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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Costly screening, Credit rationing, Governmental loans and guarantees, Public development banks

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Interbank Competition with Costly Screening

Oxford Financial Research Centre Working Paper No. 2005-FE-02
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Jan 2005
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Institute for Economic Analysis-CSIC, University of Oxford - Said Business School and University of Oxford - Said Business School
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Credit market, screening, banking, entry

Interbank Competition with Costly Screening

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper 802
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Institute for Economic Analysis-CSIC, University of Oxford - Said Business School and University of Oxford - Said Business School
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Interbank Competition, Screening, Credit Risk, Adverse Selection

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Conflicts of Interest and Credible Information Provision by Specialized and One-Stop Banks

EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 344
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jul 2003
Xavier Freixas, Patrick Bolton and Joel Shapiro
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Columbia Business School - Department of Economics and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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Relationship and Transaction Lending in a Crisis

Bank of Italy Temi di Discussione (Working Paper) No. 917
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 12 Jul 2013
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank of Italy
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relationship banking, transaction banking, crisis

Relationship and Transaction Lending in a Crisis

BIS Working Paper No. 417
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 27 Feb 2014
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank of Italy
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Relationship Banking, Transaction Banking, Crisis

Relationship and Transaction Lending in a Crisis

NBER Working Paper No. w19467
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 28 Sep 2013
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank of Italy
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Relationship and Transaction Lending in a Crisis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9662
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 24 Sep 2013
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank of Italy
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crisis, relationship banking, transaction banking

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Rules vs. Discretion in Times of Financial Liberalization

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Feb 2009
Bruno Maria Parigi and Xavier Freixas
University of Padua - Department of Economics and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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banking regulation, moral hazard, propmpt corrective actions

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The Gilded Bubble Buffer

Documento CEDE No. 2017-58
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Nov 2017
Xavier Freixas and David Perez-Reyna
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
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Banks, Bubbles, Macroprudential Regulation

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The Gilded Bubble Buffer and Optimal Macroprudential Policy

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Jan 2020
Xavier Freixas and David Perez-Reyna
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
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Bank, bubble, macroprudential regulation

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Credit Growth, Rational Bubbles and Economic Efficiency

Comparative Economic Studies, Vol. 60, Issue 1, 2018
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Apr 2018
Xavier Freixas
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
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Bubbles, Credit Supply, Systemic Risk, Banks, Macroprudential regulation

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Corporate Finance and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 19, Issue 3, pp. 829-870, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Xavier Freixas
Universitat Pompeu Fabra

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The Role of Interbank Markets in Monetary Policy: A Model With Rationing

Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. 40, No. 6, pp. 1151-1176, 2008
Posted: 26 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2009
Xavier Freixas and José Jorge
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Economia. CEF.UP

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Banking, Rationing, Monetary Policy

Systemic Risk, Interbank Relations and Liquidity Provision by the Central Bank

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2325
Posted: 07 May 2000
Xavier Freixas, Bruno Parigi and Jean-Charles Rochet
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Università degli Studi di Padova and GFRI, University of Geneva

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Systemic Risk, Interbank Relations and Liquidity Provision by the Central Bank

Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. 32, No. 3, Part II, August 2000, What Should Central Banks Do?: A conference sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Special Issue ed. Joseph G. Haubrich, Oct. 27-29, 1999
Posted: 21 May 2000
Xavier Freixas, Bruno Parigi and Jean-Charles Rochet
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Università degli Studi di Padova and GFRI, University of Geneva

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Equity, Bonds, and Bank Debt: Capital Structure and Financial Market Equilibrium Under Asymmetric Information

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 108, No. 2, April 2000
Posted: 30 Mar 2000
Patrick Bolton and Xavier Freixas
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics and Universitat Pompeu Fabra

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A Dilution Cost Approach to Financial Intermediation and Securities Markets

Posted: 13 Aug 1998
Patrick Bolton and Xavier Freixas
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics and Universitat Pompeu Fabra

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Optimal Regulation of a Fully Insured Deposit Banking System

Posted: 21 Apr 1998
Gabillon Emmanuelle and Xavier Freixas
Bordeaux University and Universitat Pompeu Fabra

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Contagion and Efficiency in Gross and Net Interbank Payment Systems

Posted: 27 Aug 1996
Xavier Freixas and Bruno Parigi
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Università degli Studi di Padova

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Contagion and Efficiency in Gross and Net Interbank Payment Systems

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Vol. 7, No. 1
Posted: 06 Apr 1998
Xavier Freixas and Bruno Parigi
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Università degli Studi di Padova

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