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The Bank Lending Channel Transmission of Monetary Policy in the EMU: A Case Study of Portugal

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  • Candida Ferreira

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This paper confirms the importance of bank performance to the credit-lending channel of monetary policy in the countries of the EMU and particularly in Portugal during recent years. The paper's main innovations are (1) its use of macro and microeconomic statistical data; (2) the introduction of three calculated bank-performance indicators—asset structure, conversion of clients' resources into credits and financial margins—into an adaptation of the Bernanke and Binder model; and (3) the use of panel data estimations not only to demonstrate the importance of the bank lending channel, but also to analyse the effects of the calculated indicators in bank-lending growth.

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  • Candida Ferreira, 2007. "The Bank Lending Channel Transmission of Monetary Policy in the EMU: A Case Study of Portugal," The European Journal of Finance, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 13(2), pages 181-193.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:eurjfi:v:13:y:2007:i:2:p:181-193
    DOI: 10.1080/13518470601025128
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    Cited by:

    1. Uluc Aysun & Ryan Brady & Adam Honig, 2011. "Financial Frictions and the Credit Channel of Monetary Transmission," Working Papers 2011-03, University of Central Florida, Department of Economics.
    2. Maslov, Alexander, 2011. "Inflationary Handicap Of The Monetary Transmission Mechanism: Evidence From Russia," MPRA Paper 50036, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 12 Apr 2012.

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