Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Charles Enoch
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 October 1997
Keywords: Safety nets, transparency, ambiguity, lender-of-last-resort, banking, deposit insurance, bank failure, banking sector, banking crisis
To mitigate the risks of contagion from problems arising in the banking sector, many countries operate some form of banking sector safety net. Such safety nets generally involve a judicious mixture of transparency...