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The effect of bank ownership and deposit insurance on monetary policy transmission

  • Andries, Natalia
  • Billon, Steve

In this paper we develop a theoretical model with a representative bank whose ownership is shared between state and private sector. The bank faces a risk of failure and provides private and public explicit deposit insurance. Banks owned to a larger extent by the government are more able to counteract a restrictive monetary policy because of their capacity to raise additional volume of deposits. Therefore, the greater the state's share in the bank ownership, the less the impact of a monetary tightening on the level of loan supply.

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Volume (Year): 34 (2010)
Issue (Month): 12 (December)
Pages: 3050-3054

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jbfina:v:34:y:2010:i:12:p:3050-3054
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