Cost and profit efficiency of Chinese banks: A non-parametric analysis

Using a non-parametric technique for data from 1995 to 2004, we investigate the cost and profit efficiency of 28 Chinese commercial banks. We examine the influence of ownership type, size, risk profile, profitability and key environmental changes on the bank efficiency using a Tobit regression. Cons...

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Volume: 19
Main Author: ARIFF, Mohamed
CAN, Luc
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NEW YORK Elsevier Inc 2008
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published in: China economic review Vol. 19; no. 2; pp. 260 - 273
Data of publication: 2008
ISSN: 1043-951X
1873-7781
EISSN: 1873-7781
Discipline: Economics
Series: China Economic Review
Subjects:
C14
G21
N20
Online Access: Fulltext
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