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Determinants of Dollarization

Determinants of Dollarization »

Source: Determinants of Dollarization : The Banking Side

Volume/Issue: 2000/146

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marco Terrones , and Luis Catão

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2000

ISBN: 9781451856637

Keywords: Money and Banking, banking system, bank lending, banking model

Dollarization in financial intermediation has exhibited a widely diverse pattern across countries. Empirical work relating it to macroeconomic variables has had only limited success in explaining the phenomenon. Th...

Contingent Liabilities from Banks

Contingent Liabilities from Banks »

Source: Contingent Liabilities from Banks : How to Track Them?

Volume/Issue: 2015/255

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Serkan Arslanalp , and Yin Liao

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 December 2015

ISBN: 9781513568560

Keywords: bank, banks, banking, risk, Government Policy and Regulation, All Countries,

In this paper, we develop a methodology to assess potential losses to the government that could arise from bank failures. The approach is intended to be simple, parsimonious, and used in real time. It generates an...

The Rise of Foreign Investment in China's Banks-Taking Stock

The Rise of Foreign Investment in China's Banks-Taking Stock »

Source: The Rise of Foreign Investment in China's Banks-Taking Stock

Volume/Issue: 2006/292

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Lamin Leigh , and Richard Podpiera

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2006

ISBN: 9781451865523

Keywords: WTO, banking reforms, banking, foreign banks, banking sector, foreign investors, foreign bank, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation,

The recent wave of foreign investment in China's banks and the prospects of further opening of the banking sector under the WTO agreement suggest that foreign banks are likely to play an increasingly important role...

Monetary Policy with a touch of Basel

Monetary Policy with a touch of Basel »

Source: Monetary Policy with a touch of Basel

Volume/Issue: 2001/151

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ralph Chami , and Thomas Cosimano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2001

ISBN: 9781451857030

Keywords: banking, bank capital, banking industry, basel accord, Central Banking, And The Supply Of Money And Credit, financial Institutions And Services,

The typical portrait of monetary policy has the banks and the money supply being manipulated through changes in bank reserves. However, with only a small portion of bank deposits now subject to reserve requirements...

Foreign Banks in Emerging Market Crises

Foreign Banks in Emerging Market Crises »

Source: Foreign Banks in Emerging Market Crises : Evidence From Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2004/129

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enrica Detragiache , and Poonam Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2004

ISBN: 9781451855142

Keywords: Emerging market banks, banking, domestic banks, foreign bank, banking system, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation,

Foreign banks have greatly increased their presence in emerging market countries in recent years. This paper compares the performance of domestic banks and a long-established group of foreign banks during the recen...

Recent Developments in European Bank Competition

Recent Developments in European Bank Competition »

Source: Recent Developments in European Bank Competition

Volume/Issue: 2011/146

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yu Sun

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

ISBN: 9781455268481

Keywords: bank competition, EMU, commercial banks, foreign banks, domestic banks, banking system, Oligopoly and Other Imperfect Markets,

This paper investigates the degree of bank competition in the euro area, the U.S. and U.K. before and after the recent financial crisis, and revisits the issue whether the introduction of EMU and the euro have had...

Banking Crises and Bank Resolution

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Source: Banking Crises and Bank Resolution : Experiences in Some Transition Economies

Volume/Issue: 2002/56

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2002

ISBN: 9781451847710

Keywords: transition, banking crises, bank resolution, banking, banking sector, banking crisis, banking system, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation, Socialist Institutions and Their Transitions: Financial Economics,

Like most transition economies, Bulgaria, Lithuania, and Mongolia suffered severe banking crises, which had to be resolved before growth could resume. The macroeconomic and institutional failings that led to these...

Introducing Islamic Banks into Conventional Banking Systems

Introducing Islamic Banks into Conventional Banking Systems »

Source: Introducing Islamic Banks into Conventional Banking Systems

Volume/Issue: 2007/175

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Juan Sole

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2007

ISBN: 9781451867398

Keywords: Islamic Banking and Finance, Supervision, banking, islamic banks, islamic banking, islamic finance, takaful,

Over the last decade, Islamic banking has experienced global growth rates of 10-15 percent per annum, and has been moving into an increasing number of conventional financial systems at such a rapid pace that Islami...

The Real Effect of Banking Crises

The Real Effect of Banking Crises »

Source: The Real Effect of Banking Crises

Volume/Issue: 2005/63

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Giovanni Dell'Ariccia , Raghuram Rajan , and Enrica Detragiache

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2005

ISBN: 9781451860825

Keywords: bank lending channel, banking, banking crisis, currency crisis, bank lending, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy,

Banking crises are usually followed by a decline in credit and growth. Is this because crises tend to take place during economic downturns, or do banking sector problems have independent negative effects on the eco...

Fiscal Policy and Financial Development

Fiscal Policy and Financial Development »

Source: Fiscal Policy and Financial Development

Volume/Issue: 2006/26

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): David Hauner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2006

ISBN: 9781451862867

Keywords: Bank efficiency, bank profitability, financial development, public sector, banking, banking sector, bank credit, bank borrowing, National Budget, Deficit

We examine the effects of public sector borrowing from the domestic banking system on financial development in middle-income countries. While these countries' external debt has been falling, the share of bank credi...