Liquidity Mismatch Helps Predict Bank Failure and Distress

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J.B. Cooke

Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Christoffer Koch

Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Anthony Murphy

Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Date Written: 2015

Abstract

Liquidity mismatch—the risk of a bank being unable to fund increases in assets or meet its obligations as they come due—increased in the U.S. banking sector during the run-up to the financial crisis, especially at the largest institutions, contributing to bank failure and distress.

Suggested Citation

Cooke, J.B. and Koch, Christoffer and Murphy, Anthony, Liquidity Mismatch Helps Predict Bank Failure and Distress (2015). Economic Letter, Vol. 10, Issue 6, pp. 1-4, 2015. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2643945

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Christoffer Koch

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Anthony Murphy

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