Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Fabian Valencia , and Luc Laeven
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 2008
Keywords: database, banking, banking crises, banking system, recapitalization,
This paper presents a new database on the timing of systemic banking crises and policy responses to resolve them. The database covers the universe of systemic banking crises for the period 1970-2007, with detailed...