Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Enrica Detragiache , Thierry Tressel , and Asli Demirgüç-Kunt
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 October 2006
Keywords: regulation and supervision, banking, bank ratings, statistics, correlations, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation,
This paper studies whether compliance with the Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision (BCPs) improves bank soundness. The authors find a significant and positive relationship between bank soundness...