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Financial Access in Post-Reform India

T.A. Bhavani and N.R. Bhanumurthy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198076650
eISBN:
9780199081868
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198076650.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This study focuses on the state of financial access in post-reform India. It is analysed from the macroeconomic growth perspective keeping in view the importance of rapid growth for the Indian ... More


The Relevance of Japanese Finance and its Main Bank System

Hugh Patrick

in The Japanese Main Bank System: Its Relevance for Developing and Transforming Economies

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780198288992
eISBN:
9780191601224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288999.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

This chapter examines issues in the design of good financial systems for developing markets and transforming socialist economies (TSEs) based on the Japanese experience. The effective transfer of the ... More


Financial Development, Financial Access, and Their Relation with Economic Growth

T.A. Bhavani and N.R. Bhanumurthy

in Financial Access in Post-Reform India

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198076650
eISBN:
9780199081868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198076650.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Chapter 2 reviews the literature to understand the relation (theoretical as well as empirical) between financial development and economic growth, and discusses the concepts of financial development ... More


Financial Services and International Trade Agreements: The Development Dimension

Wendy Dobson

in A Handbook of International Trade in Services

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199235216
eISBN:
9780191715624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235216.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter notes the special role of financial services in an economy and distinguishes policy reform from domestic deregulation and capital account deregulation. The impacts of policy reform and ... More


Volatility and Growth

Philippe Aghion and Abhijit Banerjee

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780199248612
eISBN:
9780191714719
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199248612.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

It has long been recognized that productivity growth and the business cycle are closely interrelated. Yet, until recently, the two phenomena have been investigated separately in the economics ... More


Assessing Financial Development and Access Analytical Considerations

T.A. Bhavani and N.R. Bhanumurthy

in Financial Access in Post-Reform India

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198076650
eISBN:
9780199081868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198076650.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter describes the process of financial development and access, and the various dimensions of each of the two concepts, and how it leads to economic growth and development. It elaborates on ... More


The Political Economy of Financial Development in Southeast Asia

Thomas B. Pepinsky

in East Asian Capitalism: Diversity, Continuity, and Change

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199643097
eISBN:
9780191741944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199643097.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, International Business

Financial development in the emerging economies of Southeast Asia varies substantially. These differences have persisted for decades, despite broadly similar policy reforms since the 1980s. This ... More


Introduction

Peter Temin and Hans-Joachim Voth

in Prometheus Shackled: Goldsmith Banks and England's Financial Revolution after 1700

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199944279
eISBN:
9780199980789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199944279.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

The book asks when financial development is good for growth. It turns to industrializing England for an answer, using London goldsmith bankers as a case study. The book traces the early history of ... More


Taking Stock and Looking Ahead: The German Financial System at the Crossroads?

Jan P. Krahnen and Reinhard H. Schmidt

in The German Financial System

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199253166
eISBN:
9780191601651
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199253161.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

The concluding chapter of the book is devoted to the question of whether the German financial system still is largely bank-dominated or has already changed to being (more) capital market-dominated, ... More


Introduction

T.A. Bhavani and N.R. Bhanumurthy

in Financial Access in Post-Reform India

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198076650
eISBN:
9780199081868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198076650.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Chapter 1 begins with the overview of the financial sector policies—pre- and post-reform India. In the background of policy reforms, it presents the research issues and salient features of the study. ... More


Indian Financial Sector Indian Financial Sector An International Comparison

T.A. Bhavani and N.R. Bhanumurthy

in Financial Access in Post-Reform India

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198076650
eISBN:
9780199081868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198076650.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Chapter 7 makes international comparison of some of the specified aspects of Indian financial system for the most recent years using data from the Financial Development Report 2009 and Financial ... More


The Purpose and Structure of the Book

Jan P. Krahnen and Reinhard H. Schmidt

in The German Financial System

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199253166
eISBN:
9780191601651
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199253161.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This introductory chapter starts by discussing the motivation for writing the book, which is that although Germany is often cited as the most prominent example of a country with a bank-based – as ... More


Thrift in the Other America

Wilson Brissett

in Thrift and Thriving in America: Capitalism and Moral Order from the Puritans to the Present

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199769063
eISBN:
9780199896851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199769063.003.0020
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter takes a look at thrift among low-income populations today, analyzing institutions that support and discourage thrift among the poor. Personal savings itself is institutionally arranged ... More


Ethiopia’s New Financial Sector and its Regulation

Tony Addison and Alemayehu Geda

in From Conflict to Recovery in Africa

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199261031
eISBN:
9780191698712
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199261031.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter focuses on the Ethiopia's financial development. It begins by discussing the main features of Ethiopia's financial development prior to 1991, focusing in particular on the policies of ... More


The Way Forward

T.A. Bhavani and N.R. Bhanumurthy

in Financial Access in Post-Reform India

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198076650
eISBN:
9780199081868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198076650.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

The last chapter recapitulates the salient features and summary of findings of the study and suggests some policy measures that enhance financial access to real sectors. Empirical analysis of the ... More


Banking in the South and West: Banks and the Commonweal

Howard Bodenhorn

in State Banking in Early America: A New Economic History

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195147766
eISBN:
9780199832910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195147766.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Banks in the South and West received large state subsidies, became embroiled in infrastructure projects, and were expected to promote social welfare and the “commonwealth ideal.” In accordance with ... More


Prometheus Shackled: Goldsmith Banks and England's Financial Revolution after 1700

Peter Temin and Hans-Joachim Voth

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199944279
eISBN:
9780199980789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199944279.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

The book asks when financial development is good for growth. It turns to industrializing England for an answer, using London goldsmith bankers as a case study. The book traces the early history of ... More


The German Financial System

Jan P. Krahnen and Reinhard H. Schmidt (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199253166
eISBN:
9780191601651
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199253161.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

The book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of all aspects of the German financial system, grounded in the current discussion about the importance of a country's financial system for ... More


Wall Street Transitions, 1880–1920: From National to World Financial Centre

Richard Sylla

in Financial Centres and International Capital Flows in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199603503
eISBN:
9780191729249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603503.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

On the eve of World War I, the U.S. economy was by a good measure the largest in the world. Nonetheless, the USA was viewed as a relatively minor player on the world financial stage. A comparison of ... More


Political Hierarchy and Finance: The Politics of China’s Financial Development

Richard W. Carney

in East Asian Capitalism: Diversity, Continuity, and Change

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199643097
eISBN:
9780191741944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199643097.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, International Business

This chapter seeks to explore the political underpinnings of the evolving financial system in China. Following an overview of existing explanations for China's financial development, it presents a ... More


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