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Information sharing in emerging credit markets

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  • Marco Di Maggio

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    (University of Chicago Graduate School of Business)

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    This paper examines the lack of information flow in the credit markets of developing countries. We show that the miscoordination among financial intermediaries might explain why lenders don't share their information about the borrowers. The competition effect of more transparency in the market leads to a higher probability of default of the firm, also generating credit rationing.

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    Article provided by AccessEcon in its journal Economics Bulletin.

    Volume (Year): 4 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 37 ()
    Pages: 1-7

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    Handle: RePEc:ebl:ecbull:eb-07d80008

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