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Kathleen McDill

Senior Economist
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Last Updated: September 8, 2021
Kathleen McDill

Kathleen McDill is a Senior Financial Economist in the Financial Modeling and Research Section.

Her published research has focused on the response of depositors and financial institutions to rising risk of bank failure, and the stability of the banking system under stress.

Her current research interests include relationship lending, deposit insurance pricing and banking system stability.

Publications

Davenport, Andrew M. and Kathleen M. McDill. 2006. The Depositor behind the Discipline: A Micro-level Case Study of Hamilton Bank. Journal of Financial Services Research, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 93?109, August 2006. (previously FDIC Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 2005-07.)

Maechler, Andrea M. and Kathleen M. McDill. 2006. Dynamic Depositor Discipline in U.S. Banks. Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 30, No. 7, pp. 1871?98, July 2006. (previously FDIC Working Paper 2003-07, FDIC, Washington, D.C., November 2003.)

McDill, Kathleen M. and Andrea M. Maechler. 2003. Do Uninsured Depositors Vote with Their Feet? in George G. Kaufman (ed.), Market Discipline in Banking: Theory and Evidence, pp. 211?48. Vol. 15 of Research in Financial Services: Private and Public Policy, New York: Elsevier Science

Hutchison, Michael, Kathleen McDill, and Rita Madarassy. 1999. Japan's Banking Crisis in International Perspective: Causes, Effects and Policy Responses? C. Freedman (editor), Why Did Japan Stumble? Causes and Cures, Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Company.

Hutchison, Michael and Kathleen McDill. 1999. Are All Banking Crises Alike? The Japanese Experience in International Comparison, Journal of Japanese and International Economics Vol. 13, No. 3, September 1999. (previously NBER Working Paper No. 7253, July 1999.)

Working Papers

McDill, Kathleen M., and Kevin P. Sheehan. 2006. Sources of Historical Banking Panics: A Markov Switching Approach, FDIC Working Paper No. 2006-01, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Washington, D.C.

Davenport, Andrew M. and Kathleen M. McDill. 2006. The Depositor behind the Discipline: A Micro-level Case Study of Hamilton Bank, FDIC Center for Financial Research Working Paper, No. 2005-07 (subsequently published in Journal of Financial Services Research, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 93?109, August 2006)

Maechler, Andrea M., and Kathleen M. McDill. 2003. Dynamic Depositor Discipline in U.S. Banks, FDIC Working Paper 2003-07, and IMF Working Paper WP/03/226 (subsequently published in Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 30, No. 7, pp. 1871?98, July 2006).