Shaffer, Sherrill, "Bank Failure Risk: Different now?", Economics Letters, Vol. 116, No. 3, (September 2012), pp. 613-616.
Abstract: Motivated by the debate over similarities between the current and previous financial crises, logit estimates reveal significantly changed linkages between observable financial ratios and probabilities of subsequent bank failure using U.S. data from the 1980s and 2008.
Keywords: bank failure, regime shift, crisis.