Banking Systems Around the Globe: Do Regulation and Ownership Affect Performance and Stability?

@inproceedings{Barth1999BankingSA,
  title={Banking Systems Around the Globe: Do Regulation and Ownership Affect Performance and Stability?},
  author={J. Barth and G. Caprio and R. Levine},
  year={1999}
}
  • J. Barth, G. Caprio, R. Levine
  • Published 1999
  • Business
  • The authors report cross-country data on commercial bank regulation and ownership in more than 60 countries. They evaluate the links between different regulatory/ownership practices in those countries and both financial sector performance and banking system stability. They document substantial variation in response to these questions: Should it be public policy to limit the powers of commercial banks to engage in securities, insurance, and real estate activities? Should the mixing of banking… CONTINUE READING
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