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Credit Booms and Lending Standards

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Source: Credit Booms and Lending Standards : Evidence From the Subprime Mortgage Market

Volume/Issue: 2008/106

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Giovanni Dell'Ariccia , Luc Laeven , and Deniz Igan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2008

ISBN: 9781451869675

Keywords: credit boom, lending standards, subprime loans, financial accelerators, applications, mortgage, mortgage market, mortgage lenders,

This paper links the current sub-prime mortgage crisis to a decline in lending standards associated with the rapid expansion of this market. We show that lending standards declined more in areas that experienced la...

Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America?

Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America? »

Source: Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America?

Volume/Issue: 2005/38

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Thomas Cosimano , Ralph Chami , and Adolfo Barajas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2005

ISBN: 9781451860573

Keywords: Basel Accord, Capital Channel, banking, deposit insurance, bank loans, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit, Financial Institutions and Services,

Drawing from a unique data set comprising 2,893 banks and 152 countries over the period 1987 to 2000, we test whether the adoption of the Basel Accord by Latin American and Caribbean countries was responsible for t...

Credit Booms and Lending Standards
			: Evidence From the Subprime Mortgage Market

Credit Booms and Lending Standards : Evidence From the Subprime Mortgage Market »

Volume/Issue: 2008/106

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Giovanni Dell'Ariccia , Luc Laeven , and Deniz Igan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451869675.001

ISBN: 9781451869675

Keywords: credit boom, lending standards, subprime loans, financial accelerators, applications, mortgage, mortgage market, mortgage lenders,

This paper links the current sub-prime mortgage crisis to a decline in lending standards associated with the rapid expansion of this market. We show that lending standards declined more in areas that experienced la...

Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America?

Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America? »

Volume/Issue: 2005/38

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Thomas Cosimano , Ralph Chami , and Adolfo Barajas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451860573.001

ISBN: 9781451860573

Keywords: Basel Accord, Capital Channel, banking, deposit insurance, bank loans, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit, Financial Institutions and Services,

Drawing from a unique data set comprising 2,893 banks and 152 countries over the period 1987 to 2000, we test whether the adoption of the Basel Accord by Latin American and Caribbean countries was responsible for t...

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility »

Source: With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility : Macroprudential Tools at Work in Canada

Volume/Issue: 2014/83

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ivo Krznar , and James Morsink

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 May 2014

ISBN: 9781484383445

Keywords: housing market, mortgage insurance, macroprudential regulation, mortgage, mortgages, mortgage credit, mortgage loans, Government Policy and Regulation, General,

The goal of this paper is to assess the effectiveness of the policy measures taken by Canadian authorities to address the housing boom. We find that the the last three rounds of macroprudential policies implemented...