Accountability Arrangements for Financial Sector Regulators

Policymakers are often reluctant to grant independence to the agencies that regulate and supervise the financial sector because of the fear that these agencies, with their wide-ranging responsibilities and powers, could become a law unto themselves. This pamphlet describes mechanisms for making regu...

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Main Author: Hupkes, Eva H.G.
Other Authors: Quintyn, Marc, Taylor, Michael
Format: eBook
Language:Chinese
Published: Washington, D.C. International Monetary Fund 2006, 2006
Series:Economic Issues; Economic Issues
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Collection: International Monetary Fund - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Policymakers are often reluctant to grant independence to the agencies that regulate and supervise the financial sector because of the fear that these agencies, with their wide-ranging responsibilities and powers, could become a law unto themselves. This pamphlet describes mechanisms for making regulatory agencies accountable not only to the government but also to the industry they supervise and the public at large, with examples from a range of countries
Physical Description:23 p.
ISBN:1589065247
9781589065246