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A New International Database on Financial Fragility 0 0 1 35 0 2 5 51
A New International Database on Financial Fragility 0 0 4 89 1 7 25 161
A New International Database on Financial Fragility 0 1 6 48 0 5 13 70
A new database on financial development and structure 0 1 13 3,567 9 20 66 6,972
Bank Competition and Stability: Cross-country Heterogeneity (Revised version of CentER DP 2011-080) 0 2 4 45 1 6 17 116
Bank Concentration and Crises 0 1 3 797 1 4 19 1,980
Bank Concentration and Fragility: Impact and Mechanics 0 2 8 482 2 6 35 1,216
Bank Efficiency, Ownership and Market Structure,Why are Interest Spreads so High in Uganda? 0 1 2 279 0 1 9 766
Bank Financing for SMEs around the World: Drivers, Obstacles, Business Models, and Lending Practices 1 5 13 741 4 22 92 1,838
Bank Financing for SMEs: Evidence Across Countries and Bank-Ownership Types 0 0 0 24 2 4 11 85
Bank Supervision Going Global? A Cost-Benefit Analysis (Replaced by CentER DP 2012-059) 0 0 1 6 0 0 3 43
Bank Supervision and Corporate Finance 0 0 1 347 1 1 4 888
Bank Supervision and Corruption in Lending 0 4 6 279 0 5 17 789
Bank competition and financial stability: friends or foes ? 1 5 24 704 5 23 65 1,635
Bank competition and stability: cross-country heterogeneity 1 6 16 187 6 19 40 405
Bank competition, financing obstacles, and access to credit 0 0 12 757 1 5 30 1,845
Bank concentration and crises 0 0 0 549 1 3 14 1,079
Bank efficiency, ownership, and market structure: why are interest spreads so high in Uganda ? 0 0 1 220 0 0 5 598
Bank privatization and performance - emprical evidence from Nigeria 0 0 1 824 4 8 19 2,706
Bank sectoral concentration and (systemic) risk: Evidence from a worldwide sample of banks 1 4 20 73 7 16 56 106
Bank supervision and corporate finance 0 0 2 300 0 0 9 748
Banking financing for SME's: Evidence across countries and bank ownership types 2 2 2 28 2 4 8 67
Banking in Africa 0 1 6 81 1 3 10 148
Banking in Africa 0 0 2 56 1 2 8 81
Banking sector stability, efficiency, and outreach in Kenya 0 0 2 185 1 3 24 449
Banking services for everyone ? Barriers to bank access and use around the world 0 0 0 734 1 6 15 1,630
Banking services for everyone? Barriers to bank access and use around the world 0 1 3 7 2 4 11 68
Benchmarking financial development 0 1 1 338 0 1 3 612
Benchmarking financial systems: introducing the financial possibility frontier 1 2 5 137 3 6 13 232
Big Bad Banks? The Impact of U.S. Branch Deregulation on Income Distribution 1 1 1 152 1 1 8 678
Big Bad Banks? The Winners and Losers From Bank Deregulation in the United States 2 16 62 177 3 23 84 297
Big bad banks ? the impact of U.S. branch deregulation on income distribution 0 0 5 166 4 11 56 612
Creating a more efficient financial system: challenges for Bangladesh 0 1 1 408 0 1 4 1,439
Creating an efficient financial system: Challenges in a global economy 0 1 1 4 0 1 5 31
Creating an efficient financial system: challenges in a global economy 0 1 4 613 2 5 47 2,249
Deposit insurance as private club - Is Germany a model? 0 0 0 369 0 0 2 1,709
Determinants of life insurance consumption across countries 0 0 1 430 0 1 5 1,018
Entrepreneurial Saving Practices and Reinvestment: Theory and Evidence 0 0 2 35 1 3 10 104
Entrepreneurial Saving Practices and Reinvestment: Theory and Evidence from Tanzanian MSEs 0 0 6 64 4 10 40 142
Finance and Demand for Skill: Evidence from Uganda 0 0 1 33 0 0 4 62
Finance and Growth for Microenterprises: Evidence from Rural China 0 0 4 74 1 3 14 164
Finance and Oil. Is there a Resource Curse in Financial Development? 1 5 34 116 3 14 68 242
Finance and Poverty: Evidence from India 1 1 8 90 3 9 22 168
Finance and the sources of growth 1 8 24 1,945 5 20 59 4,238
Finance for all?: Policies and pitfalls in expanding access 6 11 32 80 18 61 136 273
Finance in Africa - Achievements and Challenges 0 0 3 156 2 5 10 349
Finance, Firm Size, and Growth 2 3 11 1,084 5 17 58 3,222
Finance, Growth and Fragility: The Role of Government 0 0 3 171 2 2 11 274
Finance, Inequality, and Poverty: Cross-Country Evidence 2 4 7 1,002 4 9 31 2,404
Finance, firm size and growth 5 5 13 38 6 13 55 150
Finance, firm size, and growth 0 0 2 641 1 2 15 1,385
Finance, inequality, and poverty: cross-country evidence 1 1 1 613 2 3 13 1,264
Financial Inclusion in Asia: An Overview 1 1 8 33 3 5 31 97
Financial Inclusion in Asia: An Overview 1 3 18 69 1 5 29 127
Financial Innovation: The Bright and the Dark Sides 0 4 17 351 6 19 80 1,021
Financial Intermediation and Growth: Causality and Causes 0 1 7 1,252 2 8 33 3,245
Financial Regulation in Europe: Foundations and Challenges 1 3 7 120 4 6 20 173
Financial and legal constraints to firm growth - Does size matter? 0 1 6 806 4 7 32 3,103
Financial and legal institutions and firm size 1 2 2 198 1 4 8 494
Financial dependence and international trade 0 0 7 291 1 2 21 837
Financial development and international trade: is there a link? 1 3 5 391 2 5 15 1,083
Financial institutions and markets across countries and over time - data and analysis 1 2 12 1,197 3 12 52 2,748
Financial intermediary development and growth volatility: do intermediaries dampen or magnify shocks? 0 0 1 426 1 4 12 1,541
Financial intermediation and growth: Causality and causes 1 3 9 2,126 4 14 66 5,278
Financial structure and economic development - firm, industry, and country evidence 0 5 7 1,555 0 5 16 4,105
Financing Africa: Through the crisis and beyond 0 1 2 3 2 5 14 43
Financing constraints of SMEs in developing countries: Evidence, determinants and solutions 3 8 21 168 10 20 79 457
Financing patterns around the world: Are small firms different? 8 19 46 228 20 73 167 638
Financing patterns around the world: the role of institutions 1 2 3 484 1 2 10 1,487
Follow the Money: Does the Financial Sector Intermediate Natural Resource Windfalls? 1 1 3 42 4 7 21 76
Follow the money: Does the Financial Sector Intermediate Natural Resource Windfalls? 0 0 0 12 0 3 8 41
Follow the money: Does the financial sector intermediate natural resource windfalls? 0 0 0 5 0 2 10 31
Follow the money: Does the financial sector intermediate natural resource windfalls? 0 0 0 2 1 3 7 25
Follow the money: Does the financial sector intermediate natural resources windfalls? 0 1 3 12 4 8 17 28
Foreign Bank Ownership and Household Credit 0 0 1 32 1 4 11 120
Foreign bank acquisitions and outreach: evidence from Mexico 0 0 0 138 0 1 8 429
Foreigners vs. Natives: Bank Lending Technologies and Loan Pricing 1 3 8 35 3 8 18 100
Gender and Banking: Are Women Better Loan Officers? 0 2 3 14 1 4 13 61
Gender and Banking: Are Women Better Loan Officers? 0 0 1 67 1 1 5 228
Gender and finance in Sub-Saharan Africa: are women disadvantaged ? 0 0 6 189 2 5 34 395
Housing finance across countries: new data and analysis 0 0 3 79 4 6 24 218
Impediments to the development and efficiency of financial intermediation in Brazil 0 0 0 348 0 1 9 1,212
Industry Growth and Capital Allocation: Does Having a Market- or Bank-Based System Matter? 3 6 10 1,158 10 25 64 3,248
Informality and Access to Finance: Evidence from India 0 1 7 99 3 5 26 172
Institution Building and Growth in Transition Economies 0 0 2 265 1 2 15 739
Institution building and growth in transition economies 0 1 3 10 0 1 13 56
Institution building and growth in transition economies 0 1 4 369 0 1 10 780
Is More Finance Better? Disentangling Intermediation and Size Effects of Financial Systems 0 1 5 45 1 4 17 120
Is small beautiful ? financial structure, size and access to finance 0 3 9 256 0 3 22 473
Islamic Banking versus Conventional Banking: Business model, Efficiency, and Stability 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 8
Islamic vs. conventional banking: business model, efficiency and stability 0 3 13 821 4 15 72 2,663
Law and Finance: why Does Legal Origin Matter? 0 1 2 707 0 3 14 2,090
Law and Firms' Access to Finance 0 0 1 405 2 2 18 1,095
Law and finance: why does legal origin matter? 0 1 1 478 1 7 13 1,273
Law and firms'access to finance 0 0 1 208 1 3 11 640
Law, Endowment, and Finance 0 2 2 363 0 7 18 1,134
Law, politics, and finance 0 0 1 558 1 1 8 1,864
Legal Institutions and Economic Development 0 1 2 56 0 3 9 147
Legal Institutions and Economic Development 0 0 4 28 0 1 12 76
Legal Institutions and Financial Development 1 4 7 1,057 3 12 40 3,687
Legal Institutions and Financial Development 0 0 1 256 0 1 10 687
Legal institutions and financial development 0 0 1 602 3 4 14 1,387
Legal institutions and financial development 1 2 3 21 1 4 14 69
Lending concentration, bank performance and systemic risk: exploring cross-country variation 1 2 5 146 2 3 12 295
Mobile Money, Trade Credit and Economic Development: Theory and Evidence 1 3 17 101 11 38 136 324
Mobile Money, Trade Credit and Economic Development: Theory and Evidence 0 0 0 19 1 1 7 82
Mobile Money, Trade Credit, and Economic Development: Theory and Evidence 0 1 4 41 2 4 13 60
Monetary Policy and Banking Supervision: Coordination instead of separation 0 0 0 71 0 2 9 111
Mortgage Finance in Central and Eastern Europe: Opportunity or Burden? 0 0 0 49 0 1 3 125
Mortgage finance in central and eastern Europe -- opportunity or burden ? 0 0 0 80 1 2 5 188
Nascent markets: Understanding the success and failure of new stock markets 0 0 1 20 0 3 10 36
Nascent markets: Understanding the success and failure of new stock markets 0 0 2 32 0 4 22 59
New firm formation and industry growth - does having a market- or bank-based system matter? 0 1 1 449 0 1 9 1,576
New tools and new tests in comparative political economy - the database of political institutions 0 1 4 650 3 7 24 1,996
Payment Instruments, Enforceability and Development: Evidence from Mobile Money Technology 0 0 2 99 1 3 17 73
Reaching out: access to and use of banking services across countries 1 7 14 732 4 14 33 1,671
Regulatory Reform After the Crisis: Opportunities and Pitfalls 0 1 4 92 0 3 9 236
Resolution of failed banks by deposit insurers: Cross-country evidence 0 0 1 12 0 0 3 21
Resolution of failed banks by deposit insurers: cross-country evidence 1 1 3 328 1 1 8 755
SME finance in Africa 0 2 7 142 1 3 18 143
SMEs, Growth, and Poverty 1 2 3 985 2 4 17 2,272
SMEs, Growth, and Poverty 0 0 0 26 1 5 8 85
Sex and Credit: Is There a Gender Bias in Lending? 0 1 3 89 6 17 131 931
Sex and Credit: Is There a Gender Bias in Microfinance? 0 2 5 32 12 23 44 210
Sex and Credit: Is there a Gender Bias in Lending? 0 0 2 5 2 5 11 60
Sharing the Pain? Credit Supply and Real Effects of Bank Bail-ins 0 3 7 67 5 18 48 144
Small and medium enterprises across the globe: a new database 2 3 15 1,608 5 14 47 4,056
Small and medium enterprises, growth, and poverty: cross-country evidence 1 1 6 1,428 1 4 33 3,788
State bank transformation in Brazil - choices and consequences 0 0 0 176 0 0 1 626
Stock Markets, Banks, and Growth: Panel Evidence 1 1 8 1,431 4 6 28 2,957
Stock markets, banks, and economic development:theory and evidence 0 0 0 122 0 0 1 275
Stock markets, banks, and growth: correlation or causality? 0 3 8 1,084 0 3 13 2,265
Structural issues in the Kenyan financial system: improving competition and access 0 1 2 911 1 2 8 4,613
Supranational Supervision - How Much and for Whom? 0 0 2 50 0 0 7 103
Taxing banks – here we go again! 0 1 1 6 0 1 3 22
The Economics of Supranational Bank Supervision 1 4 16 25 3 10 34 54
The Future of Banking 0 0 4 8 0 0 4 23
The Role of Finance in Economic Development: Benefits, Risks, and Politics 1 6 40 214 18 50 385 1,222
The basic analytics of access to financial services 2 9 31 725 4 22 67 1,544
The determinants of financing obstacles 0 2 8 29 0 7 34 109
The determinants of financing obstacles 0 2 5 778 2 9 33 2,024
The econometrics of finance and growth 4 5 27 1,273 6 14 72 2,110
The future of banking – solving the current crisis while addressing long-term challenges 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 13
The incentive-compatible design of deposit insurance and bank failure resolution: Concepts and country studies 0 0 0 2 0 1 4 14
The incentive-compatible design of deposit insurance and bank failure resolution: concepts and country studies 0 1 2 286 1 3 7 758
The role of financial intermediaries in monetary policy transmission 0 1 6 159 2 5 22 223
The typology of partial credit guarantee funds around the world 0 0 3 349 0 2 10 791
Too Cold, Too Hot, or Just Right? Assessing Financial Sector Development Across the Globe 0 0 0 21 1 1 5 67
Use of Banking Services in Emerging Markets -Household-Level Evidence (Replaces CentER DP 2010-092) 0 1 1 7 0 2 4 40
Use of Banking Services in Emerging Markets--Household-Level Evidence 0 1 2 74 1 3 11 184
What explains the cost of remittances ? an examination across 119 country corridors 0 1 14 139 1 7 52 344
When Arm's Length Is Too Far. Relationship Banking over the Business Cycle 0 1 3 51 4 7 22 232
When Arm’s Length Is Too Far. Relationship Banking over the Business Cycle 0 0 1 19 0 0 3 63
When Arm’s Length is Too Far: Relationship Banking over the Business Cycle 0 0 3 59 1 2 25 162
When arm's length is too far. Relationship banking over the business cycle 0 0 0 54 1 9 16 91
When arm’s length is too far. Relationship banking over the business cycle 0 0 1 77 1 1 5 83
When arm’s length is too far. Relationship banking over the credit cycle 1 1 2 42 2 7 21 125
Which Households Use Banks? Evidence from the Transition Economies 0 0 0 78 0 1 4 161
Which Households Use Banks? Evidence from the Transition Economies 0 0 1 25 0 1 10 103
Which households use banks? Evidence from the transition economies 0 0 6 124 0 7 26 288
Who Gets the Credit? And Does It Matter? Household vs. Firm Lending across Countries 2 2 7 79 3 5 13 209
Who Gets the Credit? And Does it Matter? Household vs Firm Lending Across Countries 1 1 3 11 1 1 6 61
Who gets the credit ? and does it matter ? household vs. firm lending across countries 1 1 6 193 2 8 18 480
Why Do Firms Evade Taxes? The Role of Information Sharing and Financial Sector Outreach 0 1 5 54 0 3 14 127
Total Working Papers 77 266 994 54,855 360 1,133 4,363 143,570
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A Conference on Postcrisis Banking 0 0 1 23 0 1 3 75
A New Database on the Structure and Development of the Financial Sector 0 2 5 121 2 7 21 324
Access to Finance in Sub-Saharan Africa: Is There a Gender Gap? 2 8 23 137 5 19 56 375
Access to Finance: An Unfinished Agenda 0 1 2 134 3 8 21 345
Access to Financial Services: Measurement, Impact, and Policies 0 1 7 319 1 6 32 678
Bank Competition and Access to Finance: International Evidence 0 0 0 0 10 33 109 1,031
Bank Financing for SMEs – Lessons from the Literature 0 0 2 136 1 2 8 245
Bank Financing for SMEs: Evidence Across Countries and Bank Ownership Types 0 2 6 191 1 7 28 618
Bank competition and access to finance: international evidence 0 0 0 1 3 18 53 821
Bank competition and stability: Cross-country heterogeneity 7 16 61 442 20 50 185 1,054
Bank concentration, competition, and crises: First results 16 43 178 1,650 29 96 379 3,493
Bank privatization and performance: Empirical evidence from Nigeria 0 0 1 146 0 1 5 532
Bank supervision and corruption in lending 5 8 19 325 9 19 72 917
Banking Services for Everyone? Barriers to Bank Access and Use around the World 0 0 3 142 0 0 15 367
Banques en Europe: conséquences des récentes réformes réglementaires 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 21
Big Bad Banks? The Winners and Losers from Bank Deregulation in the United States 1 5 17 219 11 29 81 609
Conference on Housing, Stability, and the Macroeconomy: International Perspectives 0 0 0 14 0 0 2 47
Cross-Border Banking and Financial Deepening: The African Experience 0 0 2 19 2 3 9 77
Deposit insurance as private club: is Germany a model? 1 2 2 87 2 3 4 342
Discussion of Vandenbussche, Vogel, and Detragiache 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 25
Economic, Demographic, and Institutional Determinants of Life Insurance Consumption across Countries 0 0 0 3 4 5 14 1,000
Editor's choice SME Finance in Africa 0 1 1 4 0 3 5 38
Entrepreneurial Saving Practices and Reinvestment: Theory and Evidence 0 1 2 4 0 3 6 14
Filling the Gap: How Technology Enables Access to Finance for Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises 1 2 5 18 2 6 20 51
Finance and Growth for Microenterprises: Evidence from Rural China 0 1 4 30 2 10 19 109
Finance and Growth: Too Much of a Good Thing?. Comments on “Financial Development and Economic Growth: Known Knowns, Known Unknowns, and Unknown Unknowns” 0 0 3 29 1 1 7 61
Finance and the sources of growth 7 23 59 3,492 25 85 253 8,076
Finance et croissance: le trop serait-il l'ennemi du bien ?. Commentaires sur « Développement financier et croissance économique: les connus connus, les inconnus connus et les inconnus inconnus » 1 1 3 10 2 4 6 29
Finance, Firm Size, and Growth 3 5 14 332 5 13 73 968
Finance, growth and fragility: the role of government 0 0 1 31 0 1 9 111
Finance, inequality and the poor 3 9 32 1,402 13 42 126 3,062
Financial Dependence and International Trade 1 3 10 448 7 18 57 1,177
Financial Inclusion and Innovation in Africa: An Overview 0 1 6 66 3 8 25 166
Financial Institutions and Markets across Countries and over Time: The Updated Financial Development and Structure Database 0 1 5 274 5 10 27 646
Financial and Legal Constraints to Growth: Does Firm Size Matter? 3 5 14 362 5 13 64 1,178
Financial development and international trade: Is there a link? 1 4 11 707 9 26 72 1,826
Financial innovation: The bright and the dark sides 2 7 23 63 17 39 115 256
Financial intermediary development and growth volatility: Do intermediaries dampen or magnify shocks? 2 4 14 264 3 8 38 764
Financial intermediation and growth: Causality and causes 10 20 73 3,856 45 110 409 9,421
Financing patterns around the world: Are small firms different? 4 14 22 892 19 58 184 2,847
Foreign bank ownership and household credit 0 5 6 16 0 7 21 84
Foreign bank participation and outreach: Evidence from Mexico 0 2 2 56 0 6 14 189
Gender and Banking: Are Women Better Loan Officers? 0 2 6 31 0 12 35 150
Individual versus Village Lending: Evidence from Montenegro 0 2 3 3 0 3 7 10
Industry growth and capital allocation:*1: does having a market- or bank-based system matter? 0 3 5 714 3 11 27 1,719
Institution building and growth in transition economies 0 1 3 225 1 2 6 597
Ireland's Banking System - Looking Forward 0 0 0 15 0 0 2 55
Is Small Beautiful? Financial Structure, Size and Access to Finance 1 6 13 126 2 13 35 320
Is more finance better? Disentangling intermediation and size effects of financial systems 1 11 33 152 4 31 107 418
Islamic vs. conventional banking: Business model, efficiency and stability 3 21 87 849 20 75 249 2,987
Law and Firms' Access to Finance 0 0 2 124 0 1 11 607
Law and finance: why does legal origin matter? 0 5 15 570 6 28 81 1,818
Law, endowments, and finance 0 6 38 671 7 30 125 1,788
Legal Theories of Financial Development 0 0 0 0 1 1 8 461
Les systèmes bancaires en Afrique subsaharienne: un état des lieux 0 1 2 6 0 2 7 29
Reaching out: Access to and use of banking services across countries 9 20 48 749 26 62 140 1,632
Regulatory Cooperation on Cross-Border Banking – Progress and Challenges After the Crisis 1 2 4 15 1 3 8 39
SMEs, Growth, and Poverty: Cross-Country Evidence 0 0 5 845 2 5 43 1,949
Sex and credit: Do gender interactions matter for credit market outcomes? 1 1 2 4 5 13 44 62
Small and Medium Enterprises Across the Globe 0 5 26 848 5 20 109 2,415
Small and medium-size enterprises: Access to finance as a growth constraint 12 37 161 1,573 35 114 462 4,133
Special issue: Banking and bank regulation: Challenges for the future 0 1 1 160 0 1 3 299
State bank transformation in Brazil - choices and consequences 0 0 2 87 1 3 8 227
Stock markets, banks, and growth: Panel evidence 2 3 24 1,206 10 30 111 2,764
Supervising cross-border banks: theory, evidence and policy 0 3 8 57 1 5 19 142
Supranational Supervision: How Much and for Whom? 1 2 6 19 2 4 30 83
The determinants of financing obstacles 7 12 27 399 19 41 128 1,009
The influence of financial and legal institutions on firm size 1 1 6 200 3 7 31 508
The role of financial intermediaries in monetary policy transmission 1 4 16 97 3 17 56 293
The typology of partial credit guarantee funds around the world 1 3 5 268 5 14 29 683
What Explains the Price of Remittances? An Examination Across 119 Country Corridors 0 0 0 19 0 0 3 86
When arm's length is too far: Relationship banking over the credit cycle 2 7 12 19 8 19 57 83
Who Gets the Credit? And Does It Matter? Household vs. Firm Lending Across Countries 4 8 26 187 9 27 103 557
Why Do Firms Evade Taxes? The Role of Information Sharing and Financial Sector Outreach 0 5 6 48 1 8 14 171
Why are interest spreads so high in Uganda? 1 8 30 372 8 21 93 1,138
Total Journal Articles 118 377 1,261 27,128 454 1,401 4,839 73,301
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Assessing Financial Access in Brazil 0 0 0 12 0 0 1 35
Financial Sector Development in Africa: Opportunities and Challenges 0 0 2 153 0 2 7 501
Financing Africa: Through the Crisis and Beyond 0 0 0 24 1 3 7 165
Future Risks and Fragilities for Financial Stability 0 0 0 60 0 1 3 151
Making Cross-Border Banking Work for Africa 0 0 2 16 0 0 9 66
Making Finance Work for Africa 1 2 2 38 1 4 11 165
Total Books 1 2 6 303 2 10 38 1,083


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Bank Concentration and Fragility. Impact and Mechanics 0 0 0 112 1 2 12 284
Credit growth and macroprudential policies: preliminary evidence on the firm level 1 3 8 24 2 10 32 78
Finance in the Tropics: Understanding Structural Gaps and Policy Challenges 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 12
Financial Innovation and Regulation 0 1 5 12 1 4 13 28
Financial Intermediation and Growth: Causality and Causes 3 12 43 481 20 57 189 1,284
Policy Choices for an Efficient and Inclusive Financial System 0 0 0 9 0 1 1 22
Total Chapters 4 16 56 640 24 75 248 1,708
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Statistics updated 2019-07-03