Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Michael Fabricius
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 July 1998
Keywords: Economic Security, Institutions, Bank Deposits, institutional variables, correlation, explanatory power, institutional quality, standard deviation
This paper highlights the importance of institutions in explaining the variation of investment rates and of two measures of bank deposits across countries. A general index of economic security is created for 130 co...