Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Martin Cihak , Simon Wolfe , and Klaus Schaeck
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2006
Keywords: banking competition, market structure, regulation, duration analysis, banking, statistic, banking system, probability, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation,
This paper provides the first empirical analysis of the cross-country relationship between a direct measure of competitive conduct of financial institutions and banking system fragility. Using the Panzar and Rosse...