Financial Markets and Institutions, 9th edition

  • Frederic Mishkin
  • Stanley Eakins

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Table of contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION

1. Why Study Financial Markets and Institutions?   

2. Overview of the Financial System

 

PART II: FUNDAMENTALS OF FINANCIAL MARKETS

3. What Do Interest Rates Mean and What Is Their Role in Valuation?

4. Why Do Interest Rates Change?  

5. How Do Risk and Term Structure Affect Interest Rates?

6. Are Financial Markets Efficient? 

 

PART III: FUNDAMENTALS OF FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS  

7. Why Do Financial Institutions Exist?

8. Why Do Financial Crises Occur and Why Are They So Damaging to the Economy?

 

PART IV: CENTRAL BANKING AND THE CONDUCT OF MONETARY POLICY

9. Central Banks and the Federal Reserve System

10. Conduct of Monetary Policy: Tools, Goals, Strategy, and Tactics

 

PART V: FINANCIAL MARKETS

11. The Money Markets

12. The Bond Market

13. The Stock Market

14. The Mortgage Markets

15. The Foreign Exchange Market

16. The International Financial System

 

PART VI: THE FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS INDUSTRY

17. Banking and the Management of Financial Institutions    

18. Financial Regulation

19. Banking Industry: Structure and Competition

20. The Mutual Fund Industry

21. Insurance Companies and Pension Funds

22. Investment Banks, Security Brokers and Dealers, and Venture Capital Firms

 

PART VII: THE MANAGEMENT OF FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

23. Risk Management in Financial Institutions

24. Hedging with Financial Derivatives

                                   

CHAPTERS ON THE WEB

25. Financial Crises in Emerging Market Economies   

26. Savings Associations and Credit Unions

27. Finance Companies

 

Published by Pearson (September 15th 2017) - Copyright © 2018