Search Results

Showing results 1 to 8 of approximately 8.

(refine search)
Author:Johnson, Ronald 

Journal Article
Bank capital ratios, asset growth, and the stock market

In recent quarters, the capital strength of the U.S. banking system has been improving rapidly in response to both regulatory pressures and business incentives. This article examines the different methods by which individual bank holding companies have increased their capital ratios and the relative rewards garnered by these strategies in the stock market.
Quarterly Review , Volume 17 , Issue Aut

Journal Article
The bank credit "crumble."

The role played by cutbacks in commercial loan supply in the U.S. economic downturn in 1990 remains controversial. This article investigates the importance of the credit "crumble" and bank capital shortfalls in the contraction of the commercial loan supply in 1990. The author explores the link between the strength of bank balance sheets and the recent slowdown in commercial and industrial loans to U.S. companies.
Quarterly Review , Volume 16 , Issue Sum

Working Paper
Private sector effects of government expenditures on nontraded goods versus direct employment of labor in a small open economy

International Finance Discussion Papers , Paper 159

Working Paper
Restricting the scale of government in a small open economy

International Finance Discussion Papers , Paper 162

The link between the 1980s credit boom and the recent bank credit slowdown


Journal Article
The impact of rising oil prices on the major foreign industrial countries

Federal Reserve Bulletin , Issue Oct , Pages 817-824