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Allen N. Berger is the H. Montague Osteen, Jr. Professor in Banking and Finance, Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, and Senior Fellow, Wharton Financial Institutions Center. Mr. Berger was Senior Economist from 1989 to 2008 and Economist from 1982-1989 at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. He has published more than 100 articles, including papers in the Journal of Political Economy, American Economic Review, Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies. He received a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley in 1983, and a B.A. in Economics from Northwestern University in 1976. Philip Molyneux is currently Professor in Banking and Finance and Head of Bangor Business School at Bangor University. His research interests include competition, risk and performance in European banking and developments in global wealth management. In 2001 he was the Visiting Bertill Daniellson Research Fellow at the Stockholm School of Economics and University of Gothenburg. Between 2002 and 2005 he has acted as a member of the ECON Financial Services expert panel for the European Parliament. He has recently held visiting Professorships at Bocconi University, Erasmus University and Bolzano Free University (Italy). John O.S. Wilson is Professor of Banking and Finance at the University of St Andrews. His research interests focus on the areas of European Banking, UK and US Credit Unions and Financial Exclusion. He has been involved in work, which examines the profitability and growth of European banks; competition, risk and performance in European banking; growth, development, diversification, technology adoption, mergers and performance of credit unions, and their role in tackling financial exclusion.

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Banks and banking.
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