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Capital requirements and bank behaviour: Empirical evidence for Switzerland

  • Rime, Bertrand
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    Volume (Year): 25 (2001)
    Issue (Month): 4 (April)
    Pages: 789-805

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jbfina:v:25:y:2001:i:4:p:789-805
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