Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ephraim Chirwa , and Montfort Mlachila
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2002
Keywords: interest spreads, financial liberalization, banking, financial sector, banking system, reserve requirement, Oligopoly and Other Imperfect Markets,
This study investigates the impact of financial sector reforms on interest rate spreads in the commercial banking system in Malawi. The financial reform program commenced in 1989 when both the Reserve Bank Act and...