Ross Levine

UC Berkeley

Professor

545 Student Services Building, #1900

2220 Piedmont Avenue

Berkeley, CA 94720

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

102

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Scholarly Papers (102)

1.

Does Foreign Direct Investment Accelerate Economic Growth?

U of Minnesota Department of Finance Working Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Jun 2002
Maria V. Carkovic and Ross Levine
Institute for Business Innovation and UC Berkeley
Downloads 9,239 (170)
Citation 87

Abstract:

Foreign Direct Investment, Economic Growth, International Finance

2.

The Regulation and Supervision of Banks Around the World: A New Database

University of Minnesota Financial Studies Working Paper No. 0006; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2588
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 10 Apr 2001
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 4,188 (1,336)
Citation 179

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3.

Bank-Based and Market-Based Financial Systems: Cross-Country Comparisons

World Bank Policy Working Paper No. 2143
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 3,569 (1,676)
Citation 101

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4.

Financial Development and Economic Growth: Views and Agenda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1678
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 3,492 (1,756)
Citation 600

Abstract:

5.
Downloads 3,240 ( 2,366)
Citation 323

Bank Regulation and Supervision: What Works Best?

Univ. of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2725
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 17 May 2001
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 3,106 (2,482)
Citation 323

Abstract:

Bank Regulation and Supervision: What Works Best?

NBER Working Paper No. w9323
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Nov 2002
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 134 (177,620)
Citation 323

Abstract:

6.
Downloads 2,926 ( 2,858)
Citation 576

Stock Markets, Banks, and Economic Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1690; A1.213 Working Paper No. 297
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Jan 2005
Ross Levine and Sara Zervos
UC Berkeley and World Bank
Downloads 2,926 (2,792)
Citation 576

Abstract:

Stock Markets, Banks, and Economic Growth

American Economic Review, Vol. 88, pp. 537-558, 1998
Posted: 25 Jul 2000
Ross Levine and Sara Zervos
UC Berkeley and World Bank

Abstract:

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The Corporate Governance of Banks: A Concise Discussion of Concepts and Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3404
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 2,471 (3,028)
Citation 54

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8.

A New Database on Financial Development and Structure

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2146
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 2,151 (4,370)
Citation 479

Abstract:

Financial Intermediation and Growth: Causality and Causes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2059
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Oct 2000
Ross Levine, Norman Loayza and Thorsten Beck
UC Berkeley, World Bank - Research Department and City University London - Sir John Cass Business School
Downloads 1,908 (5,788)
Citation 492

Abstract:

Financial Intermediation and Growth: Causality and Causes

Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 46, pp. 31-77, August 2000
Posted: 10 Oct 2000
Ross Levine, Norman Loayza and Thorsten Beck
UC Berkeley, World Bank - Research Department and City University London - Sir John Cass Business School

Abstract:

Financial development, economic growth, legal system

10.

Banking Systems Around the Globe: Do Regulation and Ownership Affect Performance and Stability?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2325
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,847 (5,704)
Citation 144

Abstract:

Bank-Based or Market-Based Financial Systems: Which is Better?

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 442
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Apr 2002
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,759 (6,694)
Citation 171

Abstract:

Banks, Stock Markets, Law, Economic Growth

Bank-Based or Market-Based Financial Systems: Which is Better?

NBER Working Paper No. w9138
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Sep 2002
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 68 (282,349)
Citation 171

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12.

Finance and the Sources of Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2057
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Thorsten Beck, Ross Levine and Norman Loayza
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, UC Berkeley and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 1,791 (5,941)
Citation 414

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13.

Financial Regulation and Performance: Cross-Country Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2037
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,618 (5,917)
Citation 28

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14.

Law, Politics, and Finance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2585
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 May 2001
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,587 (7,147)
Citation 36

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15.

Finance, Financial Sector Policies, and Long-Run Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4469
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,519 (5,345)
Citation 18

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Access to Finance, Emerging Markets, Economic Theory & Research

16.

Financial Institutions and Markets Across Countries and Over Time - Data and Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4943
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,514 (3,738)
Citation 66

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Economic Theory & Research

17.

Stock Market Development and Financial Intermediaries: Stylized Facts

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1462
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,480 (8,013)
Citation 61

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18.

Stock Markets, Banks, and Growth: Correlation or Causality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2670; Carlson School of Management Working Paper
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jul 2001
Thorsten Beck and Ross Levine
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,426 (9,110)
Citation 520

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19.
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Citation 152

Bank Governance, Regulation, and Risk Taking

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jun 2008
Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,207 (12,455)
Citation 152

Abstract:

financial economics, corporate finance, financial institutions, government policy

Bank Governance, Regulation, and Risk Taking

NBER Working Paper No. w14113
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Jun 2008
Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 99 (223,229)
Citation 152

Abstract:

20.
Downloads 1,269 ( 11,767)
Citation 72

Governance and Bank Valuation

EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 1699; World Bank Working Paper No. 3202
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Jan 2004
Gerard Caprio Jr., Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
Williams College, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,217 (12,271)
Citation 72

Abstract:

Governance and Bank Valuation

NBER Working Paper No. w10158
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Dec 2003
Gerard Caprio Jr., Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
Williams College, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 52 (324,176)
Citation 72

Abstract:

21.
Downloads 1,246 ( 12,082)
Citation 455

Finance, Firm Size, and Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3485
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Jan 2005
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 757 (25,182)
Citation 455

Abstract:

Firm Size, Financial Development, Economic Growth

Finance, Firm Size and Growth

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Dec 2004
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 415 (55,625)
Citation 455

Abstract:

Firm size, financial development, economic growth

Finance, Firm Size, and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w10983
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Dec 2004
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 74 (269,000)
Citation 455

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22.

Small and Medium Enterprises, Growth, and Poverty: Cross-Country Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3178
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,220 (9,857)
Citation 3

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23.

It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 May 2001
William Easterly and Ross Levine
New York University - Department of Economics and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,187 (12,749)
Citation 196

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Factor Accumulation, Total Factor Productivity, Increasing Returns

24.
Downloads 1,183 ( 13,131)
Citation 39

Bank Regulations are Changing: For Better or Worse?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4646
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,181 (12,905)
Citation 39

Abstract:

Banks & Banking Reform, Access to Finance, Debt Markets, Emerging Markets

Bank Regulations are Changing: For Better or Worse?

Comparative Economic Studies, Vol. 50, Issue 4, pp. 537-563, 2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Oct 2010
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 2 (558,393)
Citation 39

Abstract:

25.
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Citation 152

International Financial Integration and Economic Growth

Journal of International Money and Finance, Vol. 21, November 2002
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Jul 2002
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department, UC Berkeley, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department and Deutsche Bank, New York
Downloads 724 (26,805)
Citation 152

Abstract:

International Finance, Economic Growth, Foreign Direct Investment, Portfolio Investment, Developing Countries

International Financial Integration and Economic Growth

IMF Working Paper No. 02/145
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department, UC Berkeley, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department and Deutsche Bank, New York
Downloads 186 (133,491)
Citation 152

Abstract:

International Finance, Economic Growth, Foreign Direct Investment, Portfolio Investment, Developing Countries

International Financial Integration and Economic Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w9164
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Sep 2002
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department, UC Berkeley, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department and Deutsche Bank, New York
Downloads 40 (363,192)
Citation 152

Abstract:

New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting 'Aid, Policies, and Growth'

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Oct 2003
William Easterly, Ross Levine and David Roodman
New York University - Department of Economics, UC Berkeley and Center for Global Development
Downloads 777 (24,225)
Citation 73

Abstract:

foreign aid, growth, policy

New Data, New Doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000)

NBER Working Paper No. w9846
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Jul 2003
William Easterly, Ross Levine and David Roodman
New York University - Department of Economics, UC Berkeley and Center for Global Development
Downloads 155 (157,235)
Citation 73

Abstract:

New Data, New Doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's 'Aid, Policies, and Growth' (2000)

American Economic Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 01 Oct 2003
William Easterly, Ross Levine and David Roodman
New York University - Department of Economics, UC Berkeley and Center for Global Development

Abstract:

foreign aid, growth, policy

Regulations, Market Structure, Institutions, and the Cost of Financial Intermediation

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 31 Jul 2003
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 855 (21,097)
Citation 99

Abstract:

banks, regulation, policies, institutions, concentration, interest margins

Regulations, Market Structure, Institutions, and the Cost of Financial Intermediation

NBER Working Paper No. w9890
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 66 (287,028)
Citation 99

Abstract:

28.

Stock Market Development and Long-Run Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1582
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sara Zervos and Ross Levine
World Bank and UC Berkeley
Downloads 910 (17,322)
Citation 86

Abstract:

29.
Downloads 869 ( 20,964)
Citation 38

Bank Concentration and Crises

University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management Working Paper; and World Bank Policy Research Paper No. 3041
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Aug 2003
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 789 (23,735)
Citation 38

Abstract:

Industrial Structure, Banking System Fragility, Regulation

Bank Concentration and Crises

NBER Working Paper No. w9921
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Aug 2003
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 80 (256,615)
Citation 38

Abstract:

30.
Downloads 818 ( 22,906)
Citation 111

Legal Institutions and Financial Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3136
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Thorsten Beck and Ross Levine
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Downloads 616 (33,510)
Citation 111

Abstract:

Legal Institutions and Financial Development

NBER Working Paper No. w10126
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Apr 2004
Thorsten Beck and Ross Levine
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Downloads 180 (137,654)
Citation 110

Abstract:

Legal Institutions and Financial Development

NBER Working Paper No. w10417
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Jun 2012
Thorsten Beck and Ross Levine
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Downloads 22 (445,185)
Citation 109

Abstract:

31.
Downloads 792 ( 23,995)
Citation 138

Law and Finance: Why Does Legal Origin Matter?

University of Minnesota Working Paper; World Bank Policy Research Paper No. 2904
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Feb 2003
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 744 (25,766)
Citation 138

Abstract:

Law and Finance: Why Does Legal Origin Matter?

NBER Working Paper No. w9379
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Dec 2002
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 48 (336,565)
Citation 138

Abstract:

Law and Finance: Why Does Legal Origin Matter?

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 31, No. 4, December 2003
Posted: 09 Jun 2004
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley

Abstract:

Law, Financial development

32.

Financial Structure and Economic Development: Firm, Industry, and Country Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2423
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 715 (23,995)
Citation 34

Abstract:

33.
Downloads 632 ( 32,834)
Citation 591

Stock Markets, Banks, and Growth: Panel Evidence

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Jun 2002
Thorsten Beck and Ross Levine
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Downloads 581 (36,205)
Citation 591

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Stock Markets, Banks

Stock Markets, Banks, and Growth: Panel Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w9082
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Jul 2002
Thorsten Beck and Ross Levine
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Downloads 51 (327,230)
Citation 591

Abstract:

34.
Downloads 606 ( 34,723)
Citation 54

Complex Ownership Structures and Corporate Valuations

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 164/2007
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Apr 2008
Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 330 (73,191)
Citation 54

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Large shareholders, Blockholders

Complex Ownership Structures and Corporate Valuations

IMF Working Paper No. 07/140
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 248 (100,348)
Citation 54

Abstract:

Working Paper, Corporate governance

Complex Ownership Structures and Corporate Valuations

NBER Working Paper No. w12675
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Nov 2006
Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 28 (412,847)
Citation 54

Abstract:

Finance, Inequality, and Poverty: Cross-Country Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3338
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 454 (49,796)
Citation 56

Abstract:

Finance, Inequality, and Poverty: Cross-Country Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w10979
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 May 2006
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 119 (195,134)
Citation 56

Abstract:

36.

Finance and Growth: Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w10766
Number of pages: 118 Posted: 29 Sep 2004
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 543 (33,711)
Citation 427

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37.

Big Bad Banks? The Winners and Losers from Bank Deregulation in the United States

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2010
Thorsten Beck, Ross Levine and Alexey Levkov
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, UC Berkeley and Brown University - Department of Economics
Downloads 542 (32,692)
Citation 18

Abstract:

Financial Institutions, Government Policy and Regulation, Income Inequality

38.

Africa's Growth Tragedy: A Retrospective, 1960-89

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1777
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
William Easterly and Ross Levine
New York University - Department of Economics and UC Berkeley
Downloads 526 (37,089)
Citation 20

Abstract:

39.
Downloads 525 ( 41,892)
Citation 48

Law and Firms' Access to Finance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3194
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jul 2004
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 480 (46,397)
Citation 48

Abstract:

Legal system, judicial independence, corporate finance

Law and Firms' Access to Finance

NBER Working Paper No. w10687
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 45 (346,053)
Citation 48

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Benchmarking Financial Systems Around the World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6175
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank - Development Research Group, World Bank - Finance & Markets Global Practice and UC Berkeley
Downloads 513 (16,173)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Access to Finance, Banks & Banking Reform, Economic Theory & Research

41.
Downloads 506 ( 43,938)
Citation 23

Bank Supervision and Corporate Finance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3042
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 455 (49,654)
Citation 23

Abstract:

Bank supervision, Corporate governance, Financing obstacles

Bank Supervision and Corporate Finance

NBER Working Paper No. w9620
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Apr 2003
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 51 (327,230)
Citation 23

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The Impact of Bank Regulations, Concentration, and Institutions on Bank Margins

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3030
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 501 (37,419)
Citation 10

Abstract:

43.

Finance and Economic Opportunity

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4468
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 499 (38,784)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Access to Finance, Banks & Banking Reform, Emerging Markets, Debt Markets

Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 15
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Aug 2002
William Easterly and Ross Levine
New York University - Department of Economics and UC Berkeley
Downloads 280 (88,040)
Citation 239

Abstract:

economic development, geographic endowments, institutions

Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development

NBER Working Paper No. w9106
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Aug 2002
William Easterly and Ross Levine
New York University - Department of Economics and UC Berkeley
Downloads 207 (120,498)
Citation 239

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Capital Control Liberalization and Stock Market Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1622
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Ross Levine and Sara Zervos
UC Berkeley and World Bank
Downloads 421 (49,513)
Citation 66

Abstract:

46.
Downloads 415 ( 56,178)
Citation 406

Finance and Inequality: Theory and Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4967
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 381 (61,726)
Citation 399

Abstract:

Access to Finance, Economic Theory & Research, Debt Markets, Inequality

Finance and Inequality: Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w15275
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Aug 2009
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 34 (386,150)
Citation 406

Abstract:

Finance and Inequality: Theory and Evidence

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 1, pp. 287-318, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley

Abstract:

Internationalization and the Evolution of Corporate Valuation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3933
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Dec 2004
University of Warwick - Department of Economics, UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 357 (66,616)
Citation 57

Abstract:

Internationalization and the Evolution of Corporate Valuation

NBER Working Paper No. w11023
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Feb 2005
Ross Levine and Sergio L. Schmukler
UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 40 (363,192)
Citation 57

Abstract:

Bank Regulation and Supervision in 180 Countries from 1999 to 2011

Number of pages: 111 Posted: 19 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 346 (69,392)
Citation 4

Abstract:

financial institutions, Government Policy and Regulation, Comparative Financial Systems

Bank Regulation and Supervision in 180 Countries from 1999 to 2011

NBER Working Paper No. w18733
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 26 Jan 2013
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 15 (485,582)
Citation 4

Abstract:

49.
Downloads 337 ( 71,886)

Insider Trading and Innovation

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 23 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2016
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Lai Wei
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Lingnan University
Downloads 327 (73,942)

Abstract:

Insider Trading, Financial Regulation, Patents, Finance and Economic Growth

Insider Trading and Innovation

NBER Working Paper No. w21634
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Lai Wei
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Lingnan University
Downloads 10 (514,271)

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50.
Downloads 328 ( 74,226)
Citation 6

Financial Innovation and Endogenous Growth

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Sep 2009
Brown University - Department of Economics, UC Berkeley and European Central Bank (ECB)
Downloads 191 (130,149)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Invention, Economic Growth, Corporate Finance, Financial Institutions, Technological Change, Entrepreneurship

Financial Innovation and Endogenous Growth

HOOVER IP² Working Paper Series No. 14002,
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2014
European Central Bank (ECB), UC Berkeley and Brown University - Department of Economics
Downloads 96 (227,978)
Citation 6

Abstract:

screening, financial intermediation, invention, economic growth, corporate finance, technological change, entrepreneurship

Financial Innovation and Endogenous Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w15356
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
Brown University - Department of Economics, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 38 (370,514)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Financial Innovation and Endogenous Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7465
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Oct 2009
European Central Bank (ECB), UC Berkeley and Brown University - Department of Economics
Downloads 3 (550,840)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Corporate Finance, Economic Growth, Entrepreneurship, Financial Institutions, Invention, Technological change

51.
Downloads 317 ( 77,049)

Competition and Bank Opacity

Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2016
Liangliang Jiang, Ross Levine and Chen Lin
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 260 (95,445)

Abstract:

Earnings management; Financial accounting; Bank deregulation; Corporate Governance

Competition and Bank Opacity

HKIMR Working Paper No.05/2016
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Apr 2016
Liangliang Jiang, Ross Levine and Chen Lin
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 50 (330,299)

Abstract:

Competition and Bank Opacity

NBER Working Paper No. w20760
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Dec 2014
Liangliang Jiang, Ross Levine and Chen Lin
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 7 (530,390)

Abstract:

Competition and Bank Liquidity Creation

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2016
Liangliang Jiang, Ross Levine and Chen Lin
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 285 (86,361)

Abstract:

Competition, Bank Liquidity Creation, Bank Deregulation

Competition and Bank Liquidity Creation

NBER Working Paper No. w22195
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 May 2016
Liangliang Jiang, Ross Levine and Chen Lin
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 9 (519,771)

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53.

Law, Endowment, and Finance

NBER Working Paper No. w9089
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Aug 2002
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 288 (85,124)
Citation 17

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New Firm Formation and Industry Growth: Does Having a Market- or Bank-Based System Matter?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2383
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Thorsten Beck and Ross Levine
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Downloads 287 (73,459)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Financial Structure, Economic Growth, External Finance

The Evolving Importance of Banks and Securities Markets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5805
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Erik Feyen and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group, World Bank - Finance & Markets Global Practice and UC Berkeley
Downloads 217 (114,989)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Banks & Banking Reform, Markets and Market Access, Access to Finance

The Evolving Importance of Banks and Securities Markets

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Jun 2012
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Erik Feyen and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group, World Bank - Finance & Markets Global Practice and UC Berkeley
Downloads 40 (363,192)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Financial development, economic development, banks, capital markets, financial structure

The Evolving Importance of Banks and Securities Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w18004
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Apr 2012
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Erik Feyen and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group, World Bank - Finance & Markets Global Practice and UC Berkeley
Downloads 27 (417,802)
Citation 4

Abstract:

The Governance of Financial Regulation: Reform Lessons from the Recent Crisis

BIS Working Paper No. 329
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Dec 2010
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 280 (88,040)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Financial Institutions, Regulation, Policy, Financial Crisis

The Governance of Financial Regulation: Reform Lessons from the Recent Crisis

International Review of Finance, Vol. 12, Issue 1, pp. 39-56, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Mar 2012
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 1 (568,796)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Migration, Spillovers, and Trade Diversion: The Impact of Internationalization on Stock Market Liquidity

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3046
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 May 2003
Ross Levine and Sergio L. Schmukler
UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 237 (105,206)
Citation 43

Abstract:

International finance, globalization, cross-listing, ADRs, GDRs

Migration, Spillovers,And Trade Diversion: The Impact of Internationalization on Stock Market Liquidity

NBER Working Paper No. w9614
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Apr 2003
Ross Levine and Sergio L. Schmukler
UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 22 (445,185)
Citation 42

Abstract:

58.

An Autopsy of the U.S. Financial System: Accident, Suicide, or Negligent Homicide?

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2010
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 253 (92,893)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Financial Institutions, Regulation, Policy, Financial Crisis

59.

The Evolution and Impact of Bank Regulations

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6288
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 236 (55,342)

Abstract:

Banks & Banking Reform, Access to Finance, Debt Markets, Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures, Emerging Markets

Smart and Illicit: Who Becomes an Entrepreneur and Does It Pay?

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 24 Aug 2013
Ross Levine and Yona Rubinstein
UC Berkeley and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Management
Downloads 154 (158,107)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Entrepreneurship; Self-employment; Occupational choice, Compensation, Firm organization, Corporate finance, Cognitive and Noncognitive traits

Smart and Illicit: Who Becomes an Entrepreneur and Do They Earn More?

NBER Working Paper No. w19276
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 10 Aug 2013
Ross Levine and Yona Rubinstein
UC Berkeley and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Management
Downloads 70 (277,709)
Citation 1

Abstract:

An Empirical Examination of Patent Hold-Up

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Apr 2015
Universidad de los Andes, Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and UC Berkeley
Downloads 195 (127,604)

Abstract:

Innovation, Patents, Standard Essential Patents, Trolls, Non-practicing entity

An Empirical Examination of Patent Hold-Up

NBER Working Paper No. w21090
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Apr 2015
Universidad de los Andes, Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and UC Berkeley
Downloads 11 (508,773)

Abstract:

62.

Smes, Growth, and Poverty

NBER Working Paper No. w11224
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 May 2005
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 167 (125,478)
Citation 25

Abstract:

Is There a Diversification Discount in Financial Conglomerates?

NBER Working Paper No. w11499
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Sep 2005
Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 137 (174,502)
Citation 105

Abstract:

Is there a Diversification Discount in Financial Conglomerates?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5121
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 29 (408,103)
Citation 105

Abstract:

Corporate diversification, banking, economies of scope, agency costs

Big Bad Banks? The Impact of U.S. Branch Deregulation on Income Distribution

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4330
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Thorsten Beck, Ross Levine and Alexey Levkov
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, UC Berkeley and Brown University - Department of Economics
Downloads 129 (183,204)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Emerging Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Inequality, Fiscal & Monetary Policy

Big Bad Banks? The Impact of U.S. Branch Deregulation on Income Distribution

NBER Working Paper No. W13299
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Aug 2007
Thorsten Beck, Ross Levine and Alexey Levkov
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, UC Berkeley and Brown University - Department of Economics
Downloads 31 (398,848)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Corporate Resilience to Banking Crises: The Roles of Trust and Trade Credit

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2016
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School
Downloads 142 (169,546)

Abstract:

Banking crises; Trade credit; Social trust; Corporate finance; Firm employment

Corporate Resilience to Banking Crises: The Roles of Trust and Trade Credit

NBER Working Paper No. w22153
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 Apr 2016
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School
Downloads 10 (514,271)

Abstract:

66.

The Sentinel: Improving the Governance of Financial Regulation

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Nov 2009
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 145 (157,908)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Financial Intermediation, Government Policy, Political Economy, Regulation, Crisis

The Valuation Effects of Geographic Diversification: Evidence from U.S. Banks

IMF Working Paper No. NO.12/50
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Feb 2012
Luc Laeven, Martin Richard Goetz and Ross Levine
European Central Bank (ECB), Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE and UC Berkeley
Downloads 127 (185,432)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Geographic Corporate Diversification, Agency Problems, Economies Of Scope, Corporate Insiders, Corporate Valuation, Banking, Commercial Banks, Financial Economics

The Valuation Effects of Geographic Diversification: Evidence from U.S. Banks

NBER Working Paper No. w17660
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Dec 2011
Martin Richard Goetz, Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 14 (491,529)
Citation 3

Abstract:

68.

Misdiagnosis: Incomplete Cures of Financial Regulatory Failures

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 137 (151,190)

Abstract:

Regulation, Supervision, Systemic Risk, Financial Crises, Central Banking

69.
Downloads 127 (184,825)
Citation 6

Racial Discrimination and Competition

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Aug 2009
Ross Levine, Alexey Levkov and Yona Rubinstein
UC Berkeley, Brown University - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
Downloads 86 (245,184)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Racial Discrimination and Competition

NBER Working Paper No. w14273
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
Ross Levine, Alexey Levkov and Yona Rubinstein
UC Berkeley, Brown University - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
Downloads 41 (359,598)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Spare Tire? Stock Markets, Banking Crises, and Economic Recoveries

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jan 2015
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School
Downloads 113 (202,791)

Abstract:

Shareholder protection laws, Corporate finance, Financial crises, Firm profits, Firm investment choices

Spare Tire? Stock Markets, Banking Crises, and Economic Recoveries

NBER Working Paper No. w20863
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Jan 2015
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School
Downloads 12 (503,051)

Abstract:

Capital Market Financing, Firm Growth, and Firm Size Distribution

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7353
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 75 (266,794)

Abstract:

Private Sector Economics, Economic Growth, Marketing, Economic Theory & Research, Industrial Economics, Private Sector Development Law

Capital Market Financing, Firm Growth, and Firm Size Distribution

HKIMR Working Paper No.17/2015
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Sep 2015
World Bank, UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 36 (378,084)

Abstract:

Access to Finance, Bond Markets, Capital Market Development, Capital Raisings, Firm Dynamics, Firm Financing, Stock Markets

How Firms Use Domestic and International Corporate Bond Markets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6209
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Independent, UC Berkeley, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 92 (234,618)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Markets and Market Access, Microfinance, Currencies and Exchange Rates

How Firms Use Domestic and International Corporate Bond Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w17763
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Jan 2012
Independent, UC Berkeley, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 19 (462,616)
Citation 1

Abstract:

73.
Downloads 108 (208,710)
Citation 3

The European Origins of Economic Development

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2014
William Easterly and Ross Levine
New York University - Department of Economics and UC Berkeley
Downloads 60 (301,804)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Institutions, Human Capital, Political Economy, Natural Resources

The European Origins of Economic Development

NBER Working Paper No. w18162
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
William Easterly and Ross Levine
New York University - Department of Economics and UC Berkeley
Downloads 48 (336,565)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Cross-Border Acquisitions and Labor Regulations

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 May 2015
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Beibei Shen
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 88 (241,540)

Abstract:

Cross-border mergers and acquisitions, Multinational firms, International business, Labor standards, Labor market regulations

Cross-Border Acquisitions and Labor Regulations

NBER Working Paper No. w21245
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Jun 2015
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Beibei Shen
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 11 (508,773)

Abstract:

75.
Downloads 99 (221,896)
Citation 18

Patterns of International Capital Raisings

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4687
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
University of Warwick - Department of Economics, UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 82 (252,698)
Citation 18

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Access to Finance, Microfinance

Patterns of International Capital Raisings

NBER Working Paper No. w14961
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 May 2009
University of Warwick - Department of Economics, UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 17 (474,165)
Citation 18

Abstract:

76.

An Autopsy of the U.S. Financial System

NBER Working Paper No. w15956
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 May 2010
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 95 (218,841)
Citation 10

Abstract:

77.
Downloads 89 (237,953)

Does Competition Affect Bank Risk?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Jan 2017
Liangliang Jiang, Ross Levine and Chen Lin
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 76 (264,650)

Abstract:

Competition, Bank Risk Taking, Bank Deregulation

Does Competition Affect Bank Risk?

NBER Working Paper No. w23080
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Liangliang Jiang, Ross Levine and Chen Lin
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 13 (497,153)

Abstract:

78.

Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w4681
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Dec 2000
New York University - Department of Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics, UC Berkeley and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 87 (229,663)
Citation 9

Abstract:

79.

Industry Growth and Capital Allocation: Does Having a Market- or Bank-Based System Matter?

NBER Working Paper No. w8982
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Jun 2002
Thorsten Beck and Ross Levine
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Downloads 79 (256,210)
Citation 138

Abstract:

80.
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Citation 57

Law, Endowments, and Property Rights

NBER Working Paper No. w11502
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 May 2006
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 71 (275,465)
Citation 57

Abstract:

Law, Endowments and Property Rights

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 18, No. 3, Summer 2005
Posted: 17 May 2006
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley

Abstract:

81.

Bank Concentration and Fragility: Impact and Mechanics

NBER Working Paper No. w11500
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Sep 2005
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 60 (279,183)
Citation 22

Abstract:

Does the Geographic Expansion of Bank Assets Reduce Risk?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Dec 2014
Martin Richard Goetz, Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 52 (324,176)

Abstract:

Banking; Bank Regulation; Financial Stability; Risk; Hedging; Business Cycles; Industrial Structure

Does the Geographic Expansion of Bank Assets Reduce Risk?

NBER Working Paper No. w20758
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Dec 2014
Martin Richard Goetz, Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 6 (535,456)

Abstract:

83.

Bank Supervision and Corruption in Lending

NBER Working Paper No. w11498
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Sep 2005
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 43 (319,226)
Citation 49

Abstract:

84.
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Citation 34

Internationalization and Stock Market Liquidity

NBER Working Paper No. w11894
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Feb 2006
Ross Levine and Sergio L. Schmukler
UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 35 (382,041)
Citation 34

Abstract:

Internationalization and Stock Market Liquidity

Review of Finance, Vol. 10, Issue 1, pp. 153-187, 2006
Posted: 01 Sep 2008
Ross Levine and Sergio L. Schmukler
UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

Abstract:

Liberty for More: Finance and Educational Opportunities

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Aug 2013
Ross Levine and Yona Rubinstein
UC Berkeley and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Management
Downloads 21 (450,914)

Abstract:

Bank regulation, Human capital, Educational finance, Inequality

Liberty for More: Finance and Educational Opportunities

NBER Working Paper No. w19380
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Aug 2013
Ross Levine and Yona Rubinstein
UC Berkeley and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Management
Downloads 8 (525,120)

Abstract:

86.

For Whom are We Building the American Dream?

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Apr 2015
James R. Barth, Ross Levine and Moutusi Sau
Auburn University, UC Berkeley and Milken Institute
Downloads 25 (295,493)

Abstract:

Housing Finance, Housing reform, Homeownership

87.

Capital Market Financing, Firm Growth, Firm Size Distribution

NBER Working Paper No. w20336
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Jul 2014
World Bank, UC Berkeley and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 10 (488,105)

Abstract:

88.

Financial Development in 205 Economies, 1960 to 2010

NBER Working Paper No. w18946
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Apr 2013
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank - Development Research Group, World Bank - Finance & Markets Global Practice and UC Berkeley
Downloads 9 (385,136)

Abstract:

89.

Napoleon, Bourses, and Growth in Latin America

IDB Working Paper No. 301
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 8 (482,977)
Citation 15

Abstract:

90.

Finance and the Poor

Manchester School, Vol. 76, No. S1, pp. 1-13, September 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Aug 2008
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley
Downloads 2 (531,691)
Citation 1

Abstract:

91.

Acquiring Banking Networks

NBER Working Paper No. w23469
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 05 Jun 2017
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Zigan Wang
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 0 (511,943)

Abstract:

92.

Geographic Diversification and Banks’ Funding Costs

NBER Working Paper No. w22544
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Aug 2016
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School
Downloads 0 (493,080)

Abstract:

93.

Does the Geographic Expansion of Banks Reduce Risk?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11231
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Martin Richard Goetz, Luc Laeven and Ross Levine
Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE, European Central Bank (ECB) and UC Berkeley
Downloads 0 (553,844)

Abstract:

Bank Regulation, Banking, financial stability, Hedging, risk

94.

Smart and Illicit: Who Becomes an Entrepreneur and Do They Earn More?

Posted: 26 Sep 2015
Ross Levine and Yona Rubinstein
UC Berkeley and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Management

Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, Self-employment, Occupational choice, Compensation,Corporate Finance, Firm organization

95.

Book Review: Guardians of Finance Making Regulators Work for Us

Journal of Applied Finance, Fall/Winter 2012, Volume 22, No.2
Posted: 11 Sep 2012
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley

Abstract:

financial crisis, Glass-Steagall Act, Dodd Frank Act (DFA)

96.

Financial Institutions and Markets Across Countries and Over Time: The Updated Financial Development and Structure Database

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 24, Issue 1, pp. 77-92, 2010
Posted: 22 Feb 2010
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley

Abstract:

G1, G2

97.

What have we learned from a decade of empirical research on growth? It`s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models

World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 15, Issue 2, pp. 177-219, 2001
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
William Easterly and Ross Levine
New York University - Department of Economics and UC Berkeley

Abstract:

98.

Legal Theories of Financial Development

Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Vol. 17, No. 4, Winter 2001
Posted: 22 Nov 2003
UC Berkeley, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and World Bank - Development Research Group

Abstract:

99.

Finance and the Sources of Growth

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 58, No. 1-2, Pp. 261-300, January 2000
Posted: 31 Jan 2001
Thorsten Beck, Ross Levine and Norman Loayza
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, UC Berkeley and World Bank - Research Department

Abstract:

Growth, Financial Intermediation

100.

Law, Finance, and Economic Growth

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Vol. 8, No. 1, 1998
Posted: 25 Jan 1999
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley

Abstract:

101.

The Legal Environment, Banks, and Long-Run Economic Growth

Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. 30, No. 3, Part 2, August 1998
Posted: 18 May 1998
Ross Levine
UC Berkeley

Abstract:

Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions

Posted: 06 Feb 1997
William Easterly, Ross Levine and Kari Labrie
New York University - Department of Economics, UC Berkeley and World Bank - Macroeconomics and Growth Division

Abstract:

Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 112, Issue 4, November 1997
Posted: 18 May 1998
William Easterly and Ross Levine
New York University - Department of Economics and UC Berkeley

Abstract:

Other Papers (1)

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1.

Does Competition Affect Bank Risk?

29th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2016
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2016
Liangliang Jiang, Ross Levine and Chen Lin
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 0 (237,953)

Abstract:

Competition; Bank Risk Taking; Bank Deregulation