Crisis Management and Resolution: Early Lessons from the Financial Crisis

Ceyla Pazarbasioglu, Luc Laeven, Oana Nedelescu, Stijn Claessens, Fabian Valencia, Marc Dobler, Katharine Seal
2011 Staff Discussion Notes  
This paper compares the policy choices in recent and past crises, explains why those choices varied, and assesses the current state of financial and operational restructuring and institutional reform. While acknowledging the unique and global nature of the recent crisis and varying country circumstances, analysis suggests that the diagnosis and repair of financial institutions and overall asset restructuring are much less advanced than they should be at this stage and that moral hazard has
more » ... ased. Consequently, vulnerabilities in the global financial system remain considerable and continue to threaten the sustainability of the recovery. These conclusions point to a number of steps to finish the business of financial sector repair and reform.
doi:10.5089/9781455286546.006 fatcat:4mhm5av5sbevrc6szibz4kzgcy