Impact of corruption on bank profitability in Nigeria
In: Proceedings of FIKUSZ '09
This study sought to econometrically analyze the impact of corruption on bank profitability in Nigeria. Using a panel data set comprising 358 observations of 48 unique banks over the 1996 - 2006 time period, backward stepwise regression results reveal that corruption has a significant positive impact on bank profitability in Nigeria. The results lend credence to accusations that banks in Nigeria are thriving from corruption in the country.
|This chapter was published in: László Áron Kóczy (ed.) Proceedings of FIKUSZ '09, , pages 7-16, 2009.|
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