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Contractual savings in countries with a small financial sector

Author: Gregorio Impavido; Dimitri Vittas; Alberto R Mussalem; World Bank. Financial Sector Development Department.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : World Bank, Financial Sector Development Dept., [2002]
Series: Policy research working papers, no. 2841.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Countries with small financial systems are generally small economies with a reduced dimension of institutional relationships, a greater concentration of wealth, and a relatively less independent civil service. These characteristics facilitate concentration of functions and, more generally, weak governance. Only small economies with a relatively high level of per capita income, minimum core of sound banks and  Read more...
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Impavido, Gregorio.
Contractual savings in countries with a small financial sector.
Washington, D.C. : World Bank, Financial Sector Development Dept., [2002]
(OCoLC)50027015
Material Type: Document, Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gregorio Impavido; Dimitri Vittas; Alberto R Mussalem; World Bank. Financial Sector Development Department.
OCLC Number: 226019840
Notes: Title from title screen as viewed on Aug. 20, 2002.
"May 2002."
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (30 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Series Title: Policy research working papers, no. 2841.
Responsibility: Gregorio Impavido, Alberto R. Musalem, and Dimitri Vittas.

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Countries with small financial systems are generally small economies with a reduced dimension of institutional relationships, a greater concentration of wealth, and a relatively less independent civil service. These characteristics facilitate concentration of functions and, more generally, weak governance. Only small economies with a relatively high level of per capita income, minimum core of sound banks and insurance companies, sound and credible macroeconomic policies, and open capital accounts can benefit from the development of contractual savings. This can increase the options to obtain sound coverage against contingencies, increase the supply of long term savings, promote financial deepening, and improve financial risk management. This paper--a product of the Financial Sector Development Department--is part of a larger effort in the department to study the effects of contractual savings on financial markets. The authors may be contacted at gimpavido@worldbank.org, amusalem@worldbank.org, or dvittas@worldbank.org.

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