Transactions Costs and the Viability of Rural Financial Intermediaries
AbstractIn its attempt to examine the transaction cost of banks, this study develops a method of estimating transaction cost for each bank activity. It also explains the differences and the composition cost among commercial private development and rural banks. Results in this paper is hoped to improve the efficient functioning of the formal financial system.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Philippine Institute for Development Studies in its series Working Papers with number WP 1988-18.
Date of creation: 1988
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financial sector; rural sector; financial intermediaries; transaction costs;
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- Lamberte, Mario B., 1987. "Comparative Bank Study: A Background Paper," Working Papers WP 1987-04, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
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