Credit risk measurement and procyclicality
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Published by Bank for International Settlements, Monetary and Economic Dept. in Basel, Switzerland .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Credit.,
  • Risk assessment.,
  • Bank capital.,
  • Business cycles.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Philip Lowe.
SeriesBIS working papers,, no. 116, BIS working papers (Online) ;, no. 116.
ContributionsBank for International Settlements. Monetary and Economic Dept.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG3879
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3285778M
LC Control Number2003616531

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