Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Joshua Bosshardt , and Eugenio Cerutti
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 05 June 2020
Keywords: Central banks, Financial crises, Banking systems, Commercial banks, Bank capital, state-owned banks, lending, global financial crisis, WP, public bank
During the Global Financial Crisis (GFC), state-owned or public banks lent relatively more than domestic private banks in many countries. However, data limitations have hindered a thorough assessment of what led pu...