FINANCIAL STABILITY AND INCOME GROWTH IN EMERGING MARKETS

  • Bashir T. Mande Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Afees A. Salisu University of Ibadan
  • Adeola N. Jimoh Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Fola Dosumu Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Girei H. Adamu Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation
Keywords: Financial stability; Emerging markets; Static and Dynamic panels; Per capita income

Abstract

In this paper, we examine the extent to which financial stability matters for income growth in emerging markets. Using dynamic panel estimation techniques, we explore both the stock market and banking sector dimensions of the financial system to show that both stock market volatility and non-performing loans are detrimental to income growth in these markets. We, however, find the magnitude of the impact to be relatively more pronounced when the underlying source of instability in the financial system is stock market volatility. Overall, we find the impact of financial stability on income growth to be more statistically relevant when measured using the individual indicators of financial instability as compared to their composite indicator.

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Published
2020-08-21
How to Cite
Mande, B., Salisu, A., Jimoh, A., Dosumu, F., & Adamu, G. (2020). FINANCIAL STABILITY AND INCOME GROWTH IN EMERGING MARKETS. Buletin Ekonomi Moneter Dan Perbankan, 23(2), 201-220. https://doi.org/10.21098/bemp.v23i2.1247
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