Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Inci Ötker , Karl Driessen , and Zsófia Árvai
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2009
Keywords: Financial linkages, contagion, spillover effects, funding exposure, credit growth, Central, Eastern, Southeastern Europe, claims, banking
This paper focuses on financial interlinkages within Europe and potential contagion channeled through these interlinkages. It discusses the increased role of external financing as a source of funding for credit gro...