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“The Nature of Credit Limitations: Research from an Indian Bank” |

Rajnikant Karambhai, in International Journal of Information Technology and Management | IT & Management


That thereare limits to enter to credit is generally acknowledged today as a significantpart of an economist's depiction of the planet. Yet almost no is thought aboutthe determinants of access to credit: How is access to credit dead set? Howtouchy is it to the distinctive needs of the borrower? What qualities of theborrower truly check in the credit choice: Is it his net worth, the measure ofhis business, his present cash flow or the anticipated productivity of hisbusiness? The response to this address has clear and imperative suggestions: ifcurrent cash flow is the thing that truly matters, then the brief stuns to cashflow will have industrious impacts; if the long run productivity of the firmmatters a considerable measure, then capital will presumably be less misallocatedthan, say, if banks focussed on total assets of the borrower; if currentestimate matters more than anything else, section will be hard and hugeorganizations will come to rule markets. In reality, to take one above andbeyond, it is imperative to know the accurate states of the connection between,say, total assets furthermore credit. Banerjee (2001) contends that thesituation where the credit limit is corresponding to net worth is altogetherdifferent from the situation where the individuals who are underneath a certaintotal assets limit get no credit whatsoever—the first is substantially moreaverse to accelerate a destitution trap than the second.