Institutions and financial dollarization: Indirect effects based on a policy experiment

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We provide evidence that institutional improvements lead to lower levels of financial dollarization through previously unidentified channels. These indirect channels operate in addition to the direct impact identified in the literature and further illustrate the importance of institutions for the extent of banking dollarization. © 2013 Elsevier B.V.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)405-410
Number of pages5
JournalEconomics Letters
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2013