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Banking in Transition Economies


  • John P. Bonin
  • Kálmán Mizsei
  • István P. Székely
  • Paul Wachtel


Banking in Transition Economies is a modern analysis of banking in the transition economies of Central and Eastern Europe and includes a detailed examination of banking in the first five years of transition as well as policy recommendations for banking reform in the region.

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  • John P. Bonin & Kálmán Mizsei & István P. Székely & Paul Wachtel, 1998. "Banking in Transition Economies," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 1286.
  • Handle: RePEc:elg:eebook:1286

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    2. Weller, Christian E. & Morzuch, Bernard, 1999. "Why are Eastern Europe's banks not failing when everbody else's are?," ZEI Working Papers B 18-1999, University of Bonn, ZEI - Center for European Integration Studies.
    3. Tomislav Galac & Evan Kraft, 2000. "What Has Been the Impact of Foreign Banks in Croatia?," Surveys 4, The Croatian National Bank, Croatia.
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    9. R. T.A. de Haas & I. P.P van Lelyveld, 2004. "Foreign Bank Penetration and Private Sector Credit in Central and Eastern Europe," Journal of Emerging Market Finance, Institute for Financial Management and Research, vol. 3(2), pages 125-151, August.
    10. Ko TAKATA, 2005. "Evolution of Banking Sector Structures within Central-European Countries during Transition," The Journal of Comparative Economic Studies (JCES), The Japanese Society for Comparative Economic Studies (JSCES), vol. 1, pages 103-136, July.
    11. Bipasha Barua, 2017. "Firm Characteristics and Bank Internationalization in an Emerging Economy," Asian Economic and Financial Review, Asian Economic and Social Society, vol. 7(12), pages 1167-1178, December.
    12. Janek Uiboupin, 2005. "Short-Term Effects of Foreign Bank Entry on Bank Performance in Selected CEE Countries," Bank of Estonia Working Papers 2005-4, Bank of Estonia, revised 10 Oct 2005.
    13. Arben Mustafa & Valentin Toçi, 2017. "Estimation of the banking sector competition in the CEE countries: The Panzar-Rosse approach," Zbornik radova Ekonomskog fakulteta u Rijeci/Proceedings of Rijeka Faculty of Economics, University of Rijeka, Faculty of Economics, vol. 35(2), pages 459-485.
    14. Francis, Bill & Hasan, Iftekhar & Song, Liang & Yeung, Bernard, 2012. "What determines bank stock price synchronicity? : Global evidence," Research Discussion Papers 16/2012, Bank of Finland.
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    Economics and Finance;

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    • F5 - International Economics - - International Relations, National Security, and International Political Economy


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