Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Asli Demirgüç-Kunt , and Enrica Detragiache
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2000
Keywords: G28, G21, E44, deposit insurance, banking, banking crisis, banking crises, bank stability
This study analyzes panel data for 61 countries during 1980–97 and concludes that explicit deposit insurance tends to be detrimental to bank stability, the more so where bank interest rates are deregulated a...