Journal article icon

Journal article

Culprits or bystanders? Offshore jurisdictions and the global financial crisis

Abstract:

Questions have been raised regarding the role of low-tax offshore jurisdictions in the global financial crisis, based largely on evidence that many problematic asset-backed securities were issued from or listed in the Cayman Islands, Jersey, Ireland, and other ‘offshore’ sites. However, there has not been a systematic investigation of the offshore geography of crisis-implicated securitization. Here we fill this gap by constructing the first comprehensive jurisdictional map of the largest pre-...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1093/jfr/fjx005

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
St Peter's College
Role:
Author
More from this funder
Name:
European Research Council
Funding agency for:
Wojcik, D
Grant:
T31-717/12-R
More from this funder
Name:
Hong Kong Research Grants Council
Funding agency for:
Wojcik, D
Grant:
T31-717/12-R
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Journal of Financial Regulation More from this journal
Volume:
3
Issue:
2
Pages:
233-261
Publication date:
2017-07-31
Acceptance date:
2017-07-03
DOI:
EISSN:
2053-4841
ISSN:
2053-4833
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:724044
UUID:
uuid:6872522a-60d2-425e-8df2-6e330bdd6d74
Local pid:
pubs:724044
Source identifiers:
724044
Deposit date:
2017-08-24

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP