Publication: The Incentive-Compatible Design of Deposit Insurance and Bank Failure Resolution : Concepts and Country Studies
Deposit insurance schemes and bank failure resolution systems are asked to fulfill conflicting public policy objectives: on the one hand, they are supposed to protect small depositors and prevent contagion risks from bank runs; on the other hand, they are supposed to minimize aggressive risk taking by banks. Beck discusses the incentive-compatible design and interaction of both components of the financial safety net and describes and compares three countries with different safety net arrangements-Brazil, Germany, and Russia.
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“Beck, Thorsten. 2003. The Incentive-Compatible Design of Deposit Insurance and Bank Failure Resolution : Concepts and Country Studies. Policy Research Working Paper;No. 3043. © World Bank, Washington, DC. http://hdl.handle.net/10986/18210 License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.”
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