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Ideas for Development in the Americas, Volume 7: Public Banks Revisited


CODE: IDEA-07
EDITOR(s): Funaro, Rita
PUBLISHED: May 2005
LANGUAGE: English
RELATED TOPICS: Finance
DOWNLOAD FILE IN: English Spanish

Abstract:

Swimming against the prevailing economic tide, public banks are still a major force in the financial sector. This edition of IDEA examines the record of public banks and research on the theoretical frameworks for and against state-owned banks. It presents lessons learned from the past as well as issues for the future.

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