Credit booms, financial fragility and banking crises

David Fielding, Johan Rewilak

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Using a new country-level panel database, we explore effect of capital inflow surges, credit booms and financial fragility on the probability of banking crises. We find that booms increase the probability of a crisis only in relatively fragile financial systems.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)233-236
JournalEconomics Letters
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2015

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