Household Credit and Saving: Does Policy Matter?
AbstractThis paper surveys the existing literature on the determinants of household savings and credit in developing countries and examines the ways in which macro-level policies might impact on household financial behaviour.
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Length: 30 pages
Date of creation: 05 Nov 2002
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Credit; savings; monetary and financial policy transmission;
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- Peter Lawrence, 2002. "Household Credit and Saving:Does Policy Matter?," Keele Economics Research Papers, Centre for Economic Research, Keele University KERP 2002/04, Centre for Economic Research, Keele University.
- D10 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - General
- E21 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment - - - Consumption; Saving; Wealth
- E52 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit - - - Monetary Policy
- O12 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
- O16 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Financial Markets; Saving and Capital Investment; Corporate Finance and Governance
- O23 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Development Planning and Policy - - - Fiscal and Monetary Policy in Development
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