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Published: 24 August 2017

232 Pages


ISBN: 9780198809968

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Winner of the 2018 Ed A Hewett Book Prize

Banking on Markets

The Transformation of Bank-State Ties in Europe and Beyond

Rachel A. Epstein

  • Presents a highly accessible account of banking reform in Europe
  • Focuses on the politics underpinning economic policies, including bank ownership and oversight
  • Explains why states across Europe, in both East and West, no longer wield preponderant influence over their banks
  • Presents issue-by-issue chapters that allow readers to focus on topics of particular interest
  • Features extensive interview data with professionals from the banking industry, financial regulators, politicians, and representatives of international organizations

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