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Tests of Financial Intermediation and Banking Reform in China.

Abstract:

We develop tests of financial intermediation by national banking systems based on the expectation that, in commercial systems, financial intermediation should not be overly influenced by policy variables; should be greater in richer, faster growing industrial areas; and should direct funds to the best projects regardless of where deposits originate. Using Chinese provincial data from 1991 to 1997, we test whether financial reforms in the mid-1990s increased efficient intermediation by differe...

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10.1006/jcec.2001.1740

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Albert Park More by this author
Kaja Sehrt More by this author
Journal:
Journal of Comparative Economics
Volume:
29
Issue:
4
Publication date:
2001
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uuid:5c03284f-1096-429e-a256-4dcd45d5a5ca
Local pid:
oai:economics.ouls.ox.ac.uk:15131
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English

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