Journal Article

In brief economic capsules: Japanese banks' customers in the United States

Abstract: Foreign banks in the United States are often thought to specialize in providing services to multinational firms from their home countries. This article examines data on Japanese bank loans and the liabilities of Japanese-owned firms to determine whether the increase in Japanese bank assets in the United States during the 1984-89 period can be attributed to growth in direct investment from Japan.

Keywords: Banks and banking, Foreign - United States; Japan;

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Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Part of Series: Quarterly Review

Publication Date: 1991

Volume: 16

Issue: Spr

Pages: 79-82