Funding structure, procyclicality and lending: Evidence from GCC banks
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The paper examines whether banks’ funding structure amplifies procyclicality. Using data for GCC banks for the period 1996-2009, the evidence suggests that banks with higher wholesale dependence cut back lending by a greater amount. In addition, the procyclicality of the financial system and the crisis exacerbates the effect, although the results differ across bank ownership
Keywords: Wholesale dependence; Bank lending; Procyclicality; Commercial banks; Islamic banks; Crisis; GCC countries (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: G28 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Published in Review of Middle East Economics and Finance 2.9(2013): pp. 241-270
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