Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ari Aisen , and Michael Franken
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2010
Keywords: credit boom, bust cycles, money market, banking, banking system,
This paper empirically estimates the main determinants of bank credit growth during the 2008 financial crisis. Using a sample covering over 80 countries, this paper finds that larger bank credit booms prior to the...