Aspects of the International Banking Safety Net

Author/Editor:

G. G. Johnson ; Richard K. Abrams

Publication Date:

March 15, 1983

Summary:

During the 1970s, international lending by banks came to play a dominant role in the flow of international finance. In the early 1980s, banks have continued to play a major role, but the recent evidence of strains in international banking has raised questions about the prospects for continuity of international intermediation by banks.

Series:

Occasional Paper No. 17

English

Publication Date:

March 15, 1983

ISBN/ISSN:

9781557750587/0251-6365

Stock No:

S017EA0000000

Format:

Paper

Pages:

41

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