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La crise des banques coréennes après la crise


  • Gary A. Dymski
  • Anne Saint Girons


[eng] Gary A. Dymski - Korea's Post-Crisis Banking Crisis.. This paper develops the argument that a foreign-bank-led wave of bank mergers and acquisitions will not yield universally higher welfare levels. Korea's banking crisis is not the result of the inefficiency or rent-seeking of its intermediaries, but of a regional structural financial crisis in East Asia after 1990. Most bank mergers and other structural changes in banking in Korea in recent years have resulted in large and risky public-sector debts, with gains taken primarily by overseas private-equity funds. Further, the impact of these structural shifts on lower-income households and small businesses may take Korea further toward a future of economic inequality and social bifurcation.

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  • Gary A. Dymski & Anne Saint Girons, 2006. "La crise des banques coréennes après la crise," Revue Tiers Monde, Programme National Persée, vol. 47(186), pages 353-376.
  • Handle: RePEc:prs:rtiers:tiers_1293-8882_2006_num_47_186_5634
    Note: DOI:10.3406/tiers.2006.5634

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    1. Josephine Olu Abiodun, 1974. "Urban Growth and Problems in Metropolitan Lagos," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 11(3), pages 341-347, October.
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