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Bank efficiency and financial centres: Does geographical location matter?

Degl’Innocenti, Marta, Matousek, Roman, Sevic, Zeljko, Tzeremes, Nickolaos (2017) Bank efficiency and financial centres: Does geographical location matter? Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, 46 . pp. 188-198. ISSN 1042-4431. (doi:10.1016/j.intfin.2016.10.002) (KAR id:60225)

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This paper examines the relationship between bank performance and geographical location

new insights on the spatial effects of the 2008–2009 Global Financial Crisis (GFC) on the

results reveal that the distance of banks’ headquarters to these financial centres matters.

a lower technical efficiency than banks that are closer to these financial centres. In addition,

and the need for banks to be closer to global financial centres during the ‘core’ of that


Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1016/j.intfin.2016.10.002
Uncontrolled keywords: Bank performance; Financial centres; Conditional efficiency; Robust estimators
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance
Divisions: Divisions > Kent Business School - Division > Kent Business School (do not use)
Depositing User: Roman Matousek
Date Deposited: 05 Feb 2017 18:42 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:43 UTC
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