EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

External deficits and non-performing loans in the recent financial crisis

Karlo Kauko

Economics Letters, 2012, vol. 115, issue 2, 196-199

Abstract: This paper analyses the deterioration of bank credit quality during the recent financial crisis in a cross-national sample. Rapid credit growth in 2000–2005 predicted the relative amount of non-performing loans only if it was combined with a current account deficit.

Keywords: Non-performing loans; Early warning signals; Financial crisis (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: G01 F41 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2012
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: View citations in EconPapers (37) Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165176511005301
Full text for ScienceDirect subscribers only

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:115:y:2012:i:2:p:196-199

DOI: 10.1016/j.econlet.2011.12.018

Access Statistics for this article

Economics Letters is currently edited by Economics Letters Editorial Office

More articles in Economics Letters from Elsevier
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Haili He ().

 
Page updated 2020-11-11
Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:115:y:2012:i:2:p:196-199