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The quantity of capital flows among commercial and constructing nations has grown dramatically long ago decade and has develop into an incredible factor in an international that's more and more "globalized." right here Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger, prime specialists in this subject, have assembled a bunch of students who handle sorts of capital flows—bank lending, bonds, direct overseas investment—and the results they carry for monetary functionality. With its specific specialise in the Asian monetary crises, this paintings provides a brand new version for coverage makers in all places in pondering the function of personal capital flows.

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For most of the Asian countries in our sample (Korea, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malaysia, Thailand) there are two available estimates of NPL in 1996: one from the 1997 BIS Annual Report, the other from Jardine Fleming (http://www. com). 8 percent, whereas the latter is based on data from the third quarter of 1997, when nonperforming loans are already reflecting the consequences of the currency crises on the financial conditions of banks and corporate firms (for instance, Korean nonperforming loans are estimated to be 16 percent).

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