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Differential Pricing Of Agricultural Operating Loans By Commercial Banks


  • Schmiesing, Brian H.
  • Edelman, Mark A.
  • Swinson, Cindy
  • Kolmer, Diane


Differential and variable interest rate pricing strategies are used for agricultural operating loans by the majority of South Dakota commercial banks. However, the prevalence does vary by legal organization. Significant differences were found among differential interest rate pricing structures of independent banks, branch banks, and multibank holding company affiliates.

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  • Schmiesing, Brian H. & Edelman, Mark A. & Swinson, Cindy & Kolmer, Diane, 1985. "Differential Pricing Of Agricultural Operating Loans By Commercial Banks," Western Journal of Agricultural Economics, Western Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 10(02), December.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:wjagec:32330

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    1. Hanweck, Gerald A. & Kilcollin, Thomas Eric, 1984. "Bank profitability and interest rate risk," Journal of Economics and Business, Elsevier, vol. 36(1), pages 77-84, February.
    2. Barth, James R & Cordes, Joseph J & Yezer, Anthony M J, 1983. "An Analysis of Informational Restrictions on the Lending Decisions of Financial Institutions," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 21(3), pages 349-360, July.
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    1. Steven C. Blank, 1991. "Will agricultural toxics chase lenders back to the city?," Agribusiness, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 7(6), pages 577-583.

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