Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Joshua Charap , and Jelena Pavlovic
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 July 2009
Keywords: bank lending practices, CAMEL ratings, extra-judicial contract enforcement, emerging market banks, contract enforcement, banking system,
Lending practices of commercial banks in Afghanistan were analyzed using CAMEL ratings. Statistically significant correlations were found: Banks with worse ratings (a) had more lending to domestic clients and (b) p...