Internet Appendix for "Branch Expansion versus Digital Banking: The Dynamics of Growth and Inequality in a Spatial Equilibrium Model"

52 Pages Posted: 22 Mar 2021

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Yan Ji

Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)

Songyuan Teng

Yale University, Department of Economics, Students

Robert M. Townsend

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Date Written: March 9, 2021

Abstract

This is the supplemental material to the paper titled "Branch Expansion versus Digital Banking: The Dynamics of Growth and Inequality in a Spatial Equilibrium Model." It includes additional empirical, theoretical, and quantitative results. It also includes illustration for the numerical algorithm for our model solution.

Keywords: financial inclusion, bank expansion, spatial equilibrium, economic growth, transitional dynamics, digital banking

JEL Classification: C54, E23, E44, F43, O11, O16, R11, R13

Suggested Citation

Ji, Yan and Teng, Songyuan and Townsend, Robert M., Internet Appendix for "Branch Expansion versus Digital Banking: The Dynamics of Growth and Inequality in a Spatial Equilibrium Model" (March 9, 2021). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3776160 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3776160

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Robert M. Townsend

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