Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): R. Gelos , and Jorge Roldos
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 November 2002
Keywords: market structure, Panzar and Rosse methodology, contestability, monopolistic competition, banking systems, monopoly, Oligopoly and Other Imperfect Markets, Economics of Regulation,
This paper examines the evolution of market structure in emerging market banking systems during the 1990s. While significant bank consolidation has been taking place in these countries, reflected in a sharp decline...