Banking Crises in Emerging Economies: Origins and Policy Options
Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics
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This paper looks at banking crises in the developing world. It discusses eight major types of cause, including both macroeconomic and supervisory factors. It discusses policy options, drawing on actual experience in developing and developed economies. Contains international statistical comparisons.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 67
JEL Classification: G21, G28, O16
Date posted: February 25, 1998