Posts Tagged ‘Greek bank run’

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    Greek Banks and the “Perfect Financial Storm”

    Jun 8, 12 • 95 Views • Behavioral Economics, Economic History, Financial Markets, Government, International Trade and Finance, Macroeconomic Measurement, Money and Monetary Policy, Regulation, Thinking Economically, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Like New York’s Knickerbocker Bank in 1907 or Jimmy Stewart’s 1930s bank in It’s a Wonderful Life, the ingredients of a classic run include distraught depositors and rumors of a bank’s imminent demise. Lines are long, emotions are...