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Fonds propres réglementaires et stabilité bancaire dans les pays émergents
[Capital Requirements and Banking Stability in Emerging Countries]

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  • Saadaoui, Zied

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The Basel capital accords were established by the banking supervisory authorities of the G10 countries, members of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, and were applied to the international banks based in these countries. But, do the Basel accords bring more banking stability to emerging countries? In fact, several studies showed that economic and institutional features of these countries, may contribute to an inefficient prudential impact of capital requirements on banks’ behaviour. These arguments will be examined throughout this paper.

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  • Saadaoui, Zied, 2009. "Fonds propres réglementaires et stabilité bancaire dans les pays émergents
    [Capital Requirements and Banking Stability in Emerging Countries]
    ," MPRA Paper 25217, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:25217
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    Keywords

    Basel accords; Emerging countries; Banking stability; Financial liberalization; institutional framework;

    JEL classification:

    • G28 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Government Policy and Regulation
    • G21 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Banks; Other Depository Institutions; Micro Finance Institutions; Mortgages

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