Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Kimberly Beaton , Alla Myrvoda , and Shernnel Thompson
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 17 November 2016
Keywords: Non-performing loans, Western Hemisphere, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Asia and Pacific, Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Macrofinancial linkages
This paper assesses the determinants of NPLs in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) and whether a deterioration in asset quality may result in negative feedback effects from the banking system to economic a...