Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Françoise Le Gall , Roland Daumont , and François Leroux
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2004
Keywords: Macroeconomic Shocks, Government Policy, Regulation, banking, banking system, banking crisis, banking supervision, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation, Macroeconomic - Aspects of Public Finance,
The purpose of this paper is to study the origins of banking crises in sub-Saharan Africa, drawing upon the experience of ten countries during the period 1985-95. It examines, in particular, which factors were the...