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    • How do banks respond to increased funding uncertainty? 

      Ritz, Robert A. (Faculty of Economics, 2012-03-07)
      This paper presents a simple model of risk-averse banks that face uncertainty over funding conditions in the money market. It shows that increased funding uncertainty: (i) creates risk-based loan-deposit synergies, (ii) ...
    • How do banks respond to increased funding uncertainty? 

      Ritz, Robert A.; Walther, Ansgar (Elsevier, 2015-01-10)
      The 2007–9 financial crisis began with increased uncertainty over funding conditions in money markets. We show that funding uncertainty can explain diverse elements of commercial banks’ behavior during the crisis, including: ...
    • Oligopolistic competition and welfare 

      Ritz, Robert A.; Ritz, R. A.; Robert; Ritz (Faculty of Economics, 2016-12-19)
      This chapter provides a selective survey of recent developments in the study of social welfare under oligopoly. The main topics covered are (i) the rate of cost pass through as a tool to analyze market performance; (ii) ...
    • On welfare losses due to imperfect competition 

      Ritz, Robert A. (Faculty of Economics, 2012-07-23)
      Corporate managers and executive compensation in many industries place significant emphasis on measures of firm size, such as sales revenue or market share. Such objectives have an important - yet thus far unquantifed - ...