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Principles of Financial Regulation

John Armour, Dan Awrey, Paul Davies, Luca Enriques, Jeffrey N. Gordon, Colin Mayer, and Jennifer Payne


The financial crisis of 2007–9 revealed serious failings in the regulation of financial institutions and markets. Prompting a fundamental reconsideration of the design of financial regulation, the financial system has become ever more complex and interconnected, and the pace of evolution continues to accelerate. It is now clear that regulation must focus on the financial system as a whole, but this poses significant challenges for regulators. This book describes how to address those challenges. Examining the subject from a holistic and multidisciplinary perspective, the book considers the unde ... More

Keywords: financial crisis, financial regulation, financial system, policy issues, design of regulation, financial institutions, financial markets

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9780198786474
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2016 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198786474.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

John Armour, author
Hogan Lovells Professor of Law and Finance, University of Oxford

Dan Awrey, author
Associate Professor of Law and Finance and Academic Director of the MSc in Law and Finance programme, University of Oxford

Paul Davies, author
Senior Research Fellow, Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford

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