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Capital positions of Japanese banks (English)


Japanese banks are promising sources of capital for developing countries wishing to finance a balance of payments gap. This paper shows that Japanese banks are highly capitalized in terms of market value; much of their capital is "hidden capital," the... See More +


  • Kane, Edward J.; Unal, Haluk; Demirguc-Kunt, Asli;
  • 1991/01/31
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS572
  • 1
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  • Japan
  • East Asia and Pacific
  • 2010/07/01
  • Capital positions of Japanese banks
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