The social costs of bank market power: Evidence from Mexico

This paper estimates the social costs of market power (Harberger's triangle) in the Mexican banking system over the period 1993–2005. It also tests the so-called “quiet life” hypothesis which postulates a negative effect of market power on bank management efficiency. The social cost attributabl...

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Volume: 36
Main Author: Solís, Liliana
Maudos, Joaquín
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: SAN DIEGO Elsevier Inc 2008
ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE
Elsevier
Elsevier B.V
published in: Journal of Comparative Economics Vol. 36; no. 3; pp. 467 - 488
ORCID: 0000-0001-6490-1623
Data of publication: 2008
ISSN: 0147-5967
1095-7227
EISSN: 1095-7227
Discipline: Economics
Series: Journal of Comparative Economics
Subjects:
G21
L10
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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