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Does deposit insurance increase banking system stability ? An empirical investigation : Does deposit insurance increase banking system stability? - an empirical investigation (English)

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Based on evidence of 61 countries in 1980-97, the authors find that explicit deposit insurance tends to be detrimental to bank stability, the more so where bank interest rates are deregulated and the institutional environment is weak. The adverse impact... See More +

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  • Demirguc-Kunt, Asli; Detragiache, Enrica;
  • 1999/11/30
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS2247
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2010/07/01
  • Does deposit insurance increase banking system stability? - an empirical investigation
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