Central Bank of Nigeria, Research Department
Bank risk, Deposit Insurance, Banking regulations, Nigeria
The paper attempts to establish relationship between bank risk and deposit insurance. The article estimated the cost ofdeposit insurance for a large sample ofbanks in fourteen different economies and assessed the relationship between the risk+aking behavior of banks and their corporate governance structure. It noted that there is a positive correlation between bank risk and cost of deposit insurance.
Sanni, G.K. (2003). "Bank risk and deposit insurance" by Luc Laeven; the World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 16, No. 109-137, November 2002. Economic and Financial Review, 42(2), 71-73.