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Access to Long Term Debt and Effects on Firms' Performance: Lessons from Ecuador

  • Fabio Schiantarelli
  • Fidel Jaramillo

This paper documents the maturity structure of firms` debt in Ecuador and discusses how it has been affected by government intervention in credit markets and by financial liberalization. Using firm-level panel data, we then investigate the determinants of access to long-term debt. Finally, we provide evidence on the impact of the maturity structure of debt on firms` performance, in particular on productivity and capital accumulation.

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Paper provided by Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department in its series Research Department Publications with number 3153.

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Date of creation: Jul 2002
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Handle: RePEc:idb:wpaper:3153
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