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Public banks and financial stability

  • Andrianova, Svetlana

Weak institutions are shown to create scope for public banks to play a positive role, even if such banks are less efficient than private banks.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics Letters.

Volume (Year): 116 (2012)
Issue (Month): 1 ()
Pages: 86-88

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:116:y:2012:i:1:p:86-88
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