Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Torsten Wezel
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2010
Keywords: Bank efficiency, data envelopment analysis, stochastic frontier analysis, banking, foreign banks, domestic banks, foreign bank, bank entry,
This paper investigates the efficiency of domestic and foreign banks in the Central American region during 2002-07. Using two main empirical approaches, Data Envelopment Analysis and Stochastic Frontier Analysis, t...