Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Michael Koetter , Tigran Poghosyan , and Thomas Kick
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2010
Keywords: Bank distress, capital support, regulation, recovery, banking, deposit insurance, financial services, financial markets,
Based on detailed regulatory intervention data among German banks during 1994-2008, we test if supervisory measures affect the likelihood and the timing of bank recovery. Severe regulatory measures increase both th...