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Propriété étrangère et efficience technique des banques dans les pays en transition. Une analyse par la méthode dea

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With the increasing domination of foreign capital in banking sectors of transition countries, it is of the highest interest to investigate the relative performance of domestic-owned and foreign-owned banks in these countries. We therefore aim here to compare the technical efficiency of domestic-owned and foreign-owned banks in Poland and the Czech Republic. The efficiency scores are estimated with the Data Envelopment Analysis (dea). We find that foreign-owned banks are more technically efficient than domestic-owned banks. We furthermore conclude that this advantage in efficiency is not the result of differences in size or activities. Classification JEL : C30, G21, P20

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  • Laurent Weill, 2006. "Propriété étrangère et efficience technique des banques dans les pays en transition. Une analyse par la méthode dea," Revue économique, Presses de Sciences-Po, vol. 57(5), pages 1093-1108.
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    1. Jimborean, Ramona & Brack, Estelle, 2010. "The cost-efficiency of French banks," MPRA Paper 23471, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. Trabelsi, Mohamed Ali, 2009. "Governance and performance of Tunisian banks," MPRA Paper 76918, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 2009.
    3. Béjaoui Rouissi, Raoudha, 2011. "Cost and profit efficiency of french commercial banks," MPRA Paper 34245, University Library of Munich, Germany.

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    • C30 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables - - - General
    • G21 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Banks; Other Depository Institutions; Micro Finance Institutions; Mortgages
    • P20 - Economic Systems - - Socialist Systems and Transition Economies - - - General

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