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Credit Rationing in a Basic Agent-Based Model

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  • Guido Fioretti

    (University of Bologna)

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A simple agent-based model of business units lending money to one another is sufficient to understand on what conditions avalanches of bankruptcies may arise. The model highlights the consequences of specialisation into money lending as well as the impact of preferential lending relations.

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Paper provided by EconWPA in its series Finance with number 0505002.

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Length: 15 pages
Date of creation: 03 May 2005
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Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpfi:0505002

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Keywords: Financial Fragility; Avalanches of Bankruptcies; Agent-Based Models;

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