Unibank and the Latvian Banking System: Lending Policies and Problem Loans
AbstractThis paper discusses the transformation of the Soviet state banking system into the Bank of Latvia and its further restructuring, which led to the formation of the Latvian state joint-stock commercial bank Latvian Unibank. It is argued that its foundation and development was complicated by problems of non- performing loans.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation, Heriot Watt University in its series CERT Discussion Papers with number 9703.
Date of creation: 1997
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This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-1998-10-19 (All new papers)
- NEP-EEC-1998-10-19 (European Economics)
- NEP-FMK-1998-10-19 (Financial Markets)
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