Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Bahar Öztürk , and Mico Mrkaic
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 09 May 2014
Keywords: access to finance, micro, small and medium sized enterprises, firm size, bank funding, banking, access to bank, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy,
The monetary transmission mechanism in the euro area has been adversely affected by the recent crises. Using survey data on thousands of euro area firms, we study factors that affect the access to finance of SMEs....