Douglas W. Diamond

University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

Merton H. Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance

5807 S. Woodlawn Avenue

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

http://faculty.chicagobooth.edu/douglas.diamond/

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Liquidity Risk, Liquidity Creation and Financial Fragility: A Theory of Banking

CRSP Working Paper No. 476
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 15 Aug 1998
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 237

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Liquidity Risk, Liquidity Creation and Financial Fragility: A Theory of Banking

NBER Working Paper No. w7430
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 Jul 2000
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 237

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A Theory of Bank Capital

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Jun 1999
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 169

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A Theory of Bank Capital

NBER Working Paper No. w7431
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 May 2006
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 169

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Reforming Money Market Funds

Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 2011-86, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 109, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 12-13
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2012
Brookings Institution, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Hoover Institution, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, Bank for International Settlements, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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A Theory of Debt Maturity: The Long and Short of Debt Overhang

AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-31, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2012
Douglas W. Diamond and Zhiguo He
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, and NBER
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Wealth transfer, short-term debt crisis, underinvestment, endogenous default

A Theory of Debt Maturity: The Long and Short of Debt Overhang

NBER Working Paper No. w18160
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
Douglas W. Diamond and Zhiguo He
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, and NBER
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Banks, Short Term Debt and Financial Crises: Theory, Policy Implications and Applications

CRSP Working Paper No. 518
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Aug 2000
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Banks, Short Term Debt and Financial Crises: Theory, Policy Implications and Applications

NBER Working Paper No. w7764
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2010
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 40

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Citation 114

Liquidity Shortages and Banking Crises

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Jan 2004
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 114

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Liquidity, Crises, Banking

Liquidity Shortages and Banking Crises

NBER Working Paper No. w8937
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Nov 2003
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 114

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Liquidity Shortages and Banking Crises

NBER Working Paper No. w10071
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Jan 2012
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 113

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Citation 50

Money in a Theory of Banking

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Dec 2003
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Liquidity, Money, Monetary Policy, Banking

Money in a Theory of Banking

NBER Working Paper No. w10070
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 50

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Aligning Incentives at Systemically Important Financial Institutions

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-18, Fisher College of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 Mar 2013
Brookings Institution, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Hoover Institution, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, Bank for International Settlements and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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Bonus, compensation, contingent convertible bonds, capital, regulation, financial crisis

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The Credit Crisis: Conjectures About Causes and Remedies

NBER Working Paper No. w14739
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Feb 2009
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 81

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Citation 73

Fear of Fire Sales and the Credit Freeze

BIS Working Paper No. 305
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 May 2010
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 73

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Fire sales, illiquid securities, bank fragility, prudential policy

Fear of Fire Sales and the Credit Freeze

NBER Working Paper No. w14925
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Apr 2009
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 72

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Liquidity, Banks, and Markets: Effects of Financial Development on Banks and the Maturity of Financial Claims

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1566
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Douglas W. Diamond
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Financial Intermediation as Delegated Monitoring: A Simple Example

FRB Richmond Economic Quarterly, vol. 82, no. 3, Summer 1996, pp. 51-66
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Nov 2012
Douglas W. Diamond
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Banks and Liquidity Creation: A Simple Exposition of the Diamond-Dybvig Model

FRB Richmond Economic Quarterly, vol. 93, no. 2, Spring 2007, pp. 189-200
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Dec 2012
Douglas W. Diamond
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Corporate Capital Structure: The Control Roles of Bank and Public Debt with Taxes and Costly Bankruptcy

FRB Richmond Economic Quarterly, vol. 80, no. 2, Spring 1994, pp. 11-37
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Nov 2012
Douglas W. Diamond
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Illiquidity and Interest Rate Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w15197
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Aug 2009
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Illiquid Banks, Financial Stability, and Interest Rate Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w16994
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 May 2011
Douglas W. Diamond and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Should Banks Be Recapitalized?

FRB Richmond Economic Quarterly, Vol. 87, No. 4, Fall 2001, pp. 71-96
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Nov 2012
Douglas W. Diamond
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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The Squam Lake Report: Fixing the Financial System

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 22, Issue 3, pp. 8-21, Summer 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Oct 2010
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, Institute for International Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Hoover Institution, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Bank for International Settlements, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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Pledgeability, Industry Liquidity, and Financing Cycles

NBER Working Paper No. w23055
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Jan 2017
Douglas W. Diamond, Yunzhi Hu and Raghuram G. Rajan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Liquidity Requirements, Liquidity Choice and Financial Stability

NBER Working Paper No. w22053
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Douglas W. Diamond and Anil K. Kashyap
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
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Aligning Incentives at Systemically Important Financial Institutions: A Proposal by the Squam Lake Group

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 25, Issue 4, pp. 37-40, 2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Dec 2013
Brookings Institution, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Hoover Institution, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford University, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, Bank for International Settlements and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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