Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ralph Chami , Raphael Espinoza , Adolfo Barajas , and Heiko Hesse
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 2010
Keywords: Credit boom, deposit, banks balance sheet, credit booms, banking, pre-crisis, bank lending,
This paper examines the recent credit slowdown among Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) countries from three analytical angles. First, it finds that, similar to other regions and to its past history, a credit...