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Front Matter Page

Monetary and Financial Systems Department

Authorized for distribution by David Marston


  • I. Introduction

  • II. Prudential Regulation for Credit Exposures: International Practices

  • III. Less Diversified Economies and Certain Stylized Features

    • A. Export Concentration as a Proxy for Lack of Diversification

    • B. Macroeconomic Features of Less Diversified Economies

    • C. Performance of the Banking Sector in Less Diversified Economies

    • D. Case Studies

  • IV. Prudential Concerns and Policy Options

    • A. Financial Infrastructure and Market Development Issues

    • B. Supervisory and Prudential Issues

  • V. Conclusions

  • References

  • Tables

  • 1. List of Export Concentration Countries

  • 2. Selected Less Diversified Economies and Main Sectors

  • 3. Selected Correlations and Macroeconomic Indicators

  • 4. Macro Indicators of Selected Countries

  • 5. Banking Performance Indicators

  • 6. Main Features of Selected Case Studies

Prudential Issues in Less Diversified Economies
Author: Mr. Aditya Narain, Mr. Pau Rabanal, and Steen Byskov