Book 1

House of Debt

House of Debt

University of Chicago Press. 2014

The Great American Recession resulted in the loss of eight million jobs between 2007 and 2009. More than four million homes were lost to foreclosures. Is it a coincidence that the United States witnessed a dramatic rise in household debt in the years before the recession—that the total amount of debt for American households doubled between 2000 and 2007 to $14 trillion? Definitely not. Armed with clear and powerful evidence, Atif Mian and Amir Sufi reveal in House of Debt how the Great...

Credit Risk

Credit Risk

Princeton University Press. 2012

In this book, two of America's leading economists provide the first integrated treatment of the conceptual, practical, and empirical foundations for credit risk pricing and risk measurement. Masterfully applying theory to practice, Darrell Duffie and Kenneth Singleton model credit risk for the purpose of measuring portfolio risk and pricing defaultable bonds, credit derivatives, and other securities exposed to credit risk. The methodological rigor, scope, and sophistication of their...

International Journal of Afro-Asian Studies: Vol. 3, No. 1

International Journal of Afro-Asian Studies: Vol. 3, No. 1

Universal-Publishers.

HDFC Bank 2.0

HDFC Bank 2.0

Jaico Publishing House. 2021

FOREWORD BY NANDAN NILEKANI “Tamal combines his financial knowledge, eye for detail, and an excellent storytelling style to create a vivid portrait of India’s most valued bank and its path to the future.” NANDAN NILEKANI, Co-founder and Chairman of Infosys and Founding Chairman of UIDAI (Aadhaar) “Tamal has enthusiastically documented the epiphany that HDFC Bank’s leadership had in starting out on their digital journey. India is set for seismic changes to day-to-day banking over the next few...

The Mortgage Loans Industry and Market

The Mortgage Loans Industry and Market

Industrial Systems Research. 2021

This widely used study provides a detailed business economic account of mortgage lending and borrowing. The main focus is on the UK. However, the books examination of the factors affecting business growth and profitability, market competition, and innovation is relevant to mortgage lending in advanced industrial countries generally. The book surveys the main industrial commercial trends and issues. It analyses the policies and practices of the major lending organizations. Finally, it...