The entry and the activity level of foreign banks in Italy : An analysis of the determinants

@inproceedings{Magri2003TheEA,
  title={The entry and the activity level of foreign banks in Italy : An analysis of the determinants},
  author={Silvia Magri and Alessandra Mori and Paola Rossi},
  year={2003}
}
Although the theory of multinational banking has pointed out the importance of local profit opportunities, the empirical evidence is still poor and deserves further investigation. To this end, we analyse entry decisions and activity levels of foreign banks operating in Italy between 1983 and 1998. We consider 22 OECD countries, 10 of which had at least one bank (branch or subsidiary) in Italy. Entries and activity levels were related to the degree of economic integration as well as to the… CONTINUE READING
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