Policies for Macrofinancial Stability : How to Deal with Credit Booms

Author/Editor:

Bas B. Bakker ; Giovanni Dell'Ariccia ; Luc Laeven ; Jérôme Vandenbussche ; Deniz O Igan ; Hui Tong

Publication Date:

June 7, 2012

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This note explores the costs and benefits of different policy options to reduce the risks associated with credit booms, drawing upon several country experiences and the findings from econometric analysis.

Series:

Staff Discussion Notes No. 12/06

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

June 7, 2012

ISBN/ISSN:

9781475504743/2221-030X

Stock No:

SDNEA2012006

Format:

Paper

Pages:

46

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