The literature surveys presented in this edited volume provide readers with up-to-date reviews on eleven contemporary topics in finance.
- Topics include unconventional monetary policy, implicit bank guarantees, and financial fraud - all linked to the exceptional event of the Global Financial Crisis
- Explores how recent studies on inflation risk premia and finance and productivity have benefitted from new empirical methods and the availability of relevant data
- Demonstrates how angel investing, venture capital, relationship lending and microfinance have benefitted from increased research as they have become more seasoned
- Investigates crowdfunding and crypto-currencies which have both arisen from recent technological developments
Keywords: economics; finance; unconventional monetary policy; implicit bank guarantees; financial fraud; Global Financial Crisis; inflation risk premia; productivity; angel investing; venture capital; relationship lending; microfinance; crowdfunding; crypto-currencies; Journal of Economic Surveys , International Political Economy, Economic Theory, International Political Economy, Economic Theory