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Monetary Intermediation in Brazil: Industrial Report
The emergence of shadow banking thus shifted the systemic risk-return trade-off toward cheaper credit intermediation during booms, at the cost of more severe crises and more expensive intermediation during downturns.
This reveals both complexity and intensity of competition in the industry, which should therefore enhance efficient financial intermediation.
Our goal is to analyze the effects of intermediation costs on agents' intertemporal ability to smooth consumption and insure against labor income shocks.
The Japanese system -- which is, remember, the second-largest economy in the world -- is endeavoring to function without an operating financial intermediation system.
Expanding the money supply to meet this increased demand accomplishes intermediation and transfers the resources to borrowers for productive investment.
Its interpersonal focus positions intermediation primarily within the realm of tacit knowledge.
As intermediation costs rose, banks further increased loan spreads and redoubled efforts to securitize loans and otherwise constrain expansion in their balance sheets.
This study examines the causal relationship between financial intermediation and economic growth in a sample of five SSA countries, (Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Kenya, and Malawi), where a strong link between the development of the financial sector and economic growth is apparent.
However, what was new in this last crisis is that we witnessed many instances of financial intermediation failure that did not necessarily, or at least not directly, result from bank failures.
This paper provides a empirical evidence that the financial intermediation disturbances can generate business cycles.
The credit intermediation was provided by IXIS Financial Products Inc.