Managerial Finance


Accounting and Finance

Table Of Contents: Volume 35 Issue 2

Do better institutions improve bank efficiency? Evidence from a transitional economy

Iftekhar Hasan, Haizhi Wang, Mingming Zhou

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the role of institutional developments – market economy, financial deepening, private sector, property rights and rule of law …

Market values and efficiency in US insurer acquisitions and divestitures

J. David Cummins, Xiaoying Xie

The purpose of this paper is to determine the market‐value relevance of frontier efficiency scores and to test hypotheses from corporate control and production theory by…

Market value, book value and earnings: is bank efficiency a missing link?

Bana Abuzayed, Philip Molyneux, Nedal Al‐Fayoumi

This paper examines whether earnings and its components are relevant and sufficient to bridge the gap between banks' market and book values, and also considers if bank…

Foreign bank efficiency in Australia: what makes a difference?

Jan‐Egbert Sturm, Barry Williams

The purpose of this paper is to explore the factors that affect differences in measured efficiency of foreign‐owned banks operating in Australia. The relevance of both…

Estimating and analyzing the efficiency and productivity of bank branches

Chrysovalantis Gaganis, Aggeliki Liadaki, Michael Doumpos, Constantin Zopounidis

The purpose of this paper is to examine the efficiency and productivity of a Greek bank's branches.



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