The demise of community banks? Local economic shocks are not to blame

The number of US community banks is falling rapidly. Is this reduction being driven in part by banks’ desire to geographically diversify to reduce their vulnerability to local economic shocks? A comparison of the performance of banks in counties that suffered economic shocks in the 1990s with simila...

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Volume: 28
Main Author: Yeager, Timothy J
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 2004
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
Elsevier
published in: Journal of banking & finance Vol. 28; no. 9; pp. 2135 - 2153
Data of publication: 2004
ISSN: 0378-4266
1872-6372
EISSN: 1872-6372
Discipline: Business
Economics
Series: Journal of Banking & Finance
Subjects:
G10
G21
R1
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
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