- Competition, risk shifting and public bail-out policies
(with H. Hakenes and I. Schnabel)
Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming.
- The Determinants of Bank Capital Structure
(with F. Heider)
Review of Finance 14 (4), October 2010
- Cross-Border Bank Contagion in Europe
(with M. Lo Duca and J. Vesala)
International Journal of Central Banking 5 (1), March 2009.
- Equity and Bond Market Signals as Leading Indicators of Bank Fragility
(with J. Vesala and G. Vulpes)
Journal of Money, Credit and Banking 38 (2), March 2006.
- Deposit Insurance, Moral Hazard and Market Monitoring
(with J. Vesala)
Review of Finance 8 (4), December 2004. Nominated for the 2005 GSAM Best Research Paper Prize (awarded annually for the best paper published or accepted for publication in the Review of Finance).
- Measurement of Contagion in Banks’ Equity Prices
(with G. Moerman)
Journal of International Money and Finance 23 (3), April 2004.
- Bank Concentration and Retail Interest Rates
(with S. Gorvoisier)
Journal of Banking and Finance 26 (6), November 2002.
- Local Taxes and Capital Structure Choice
International Tax and Public Finance 9, Spring 2002.
- Rating Agency Actions and the Pricing of Debt and Equity of European Banks: What Can we Infer about Private Sector Monitoring of Bank Soundness?
(with A. Richards)
Economics Notes 30 (3), November 2001.
- The Effect of Expected Effective Tax Rates on Incremental Corporate Financing Decisions
IMF Staff Papers Vol. 44 No 4, December 1997.
- Personal Bankruptcy and Credit Supply and Demand
(with K. Scholz and M. White)
Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. CXII, February 1997.
- Corporate Taxation and Capital Structure Choice in Germany
Finanzarchiv, Band 52, Heft 2, Autumn 1995.
Book Chapters and Other Publications:
- Bank Credit Standards, Demand, Pro-cyclicality and the Business Cycle: A Comment, Moneda y Crédito 230, 2010
- Reform der Aufsichtsräte: Lösung des Problems (with M. Köhler), Zeitschrift für das gesamte Kreditwesen 14, 2010
- A new metric for banking integration (with A. Kashyap), Europe and the Euro, A. Alesina and F. Giavazzi, eds., University of Chicago, University Press NBER 2010
- Banking integration, bank stability and regulation (with H. Shin), Introduction to a special issue in the International Journal of Central Banking, Vol. 5 (1), March 2009
- Risk measurement and systemic risk, conference volume of the 4th Joint Central Bank Conference, editor, spring 2007
- Bank market discipline in Europe (with M. Scheicher), ECB Monthly Bulletin, February 2005
- Cross-border bank contagion risk in Europe, Report on EU Financial System Stability, December 2004
- Measuring Bank Contagion using Market Data (with J. Vesala), The Evolving Financial System and Public Policy, Bank of Canada, December 2004
- Market Indicators, Bank Fragility and Indirect Market Discipline (with J. Vesala and G. Vulpes), Economic Policy Review, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, September 2004
- Bank Market Discipline and Indicators of Banking System Risk: The European Evidence, Market Discipline across Countries and Sectors (C. Borio, W.C. Hunter, G. Kaufman and K. Tsatsaronis, eds) MIT Press, 2004
- Bank market discipline, Report on EU Financial System Stability, June 2004
- Markets for Subordinated Debt and Equity in Basel Committee Member Countries (with J. Vesala), Basel Committee Working Papers No 12, August 2003
- Cross border mergers in European Banking and Bank Efficiency: A Comment in FDI in the Real and Financial Sector of Industrial Countries (H. Herrmann and R. Lipsey, eds.) Springer Verlag Heidelberg 2003
- Recent developments and risks in the euro area banking sector (with J. Vesala), ECB Monthly Bulletin, August 2002
- FDI and Corporate Tax Revenue: Tax Harmonization or Competition? (with K. Kostial), Finance and Development, June 2001
- Revenue Implications of Trade Liberalization (with L. Ebrill and J. Stotsky), IMF Occasional Papers No 180, August 1999
- European Banking after the Euro: Quo Vadis?, World Economic Affairs, Autumn 1999