Are Rural Commercial Banks Really More Efficient Than Agricultural Development Banks? - New Evidence from Bangladesh
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Publisher:Ohio State University. Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics
Series/Report no.:Ohio State University. Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology. ESO (Economics and Sociology Occasional Paper). No. 1814
This paper presents an analysis of the relative economic efficiency of rural commercial and development banks in Bangladesh using a normalized profit function. Contrary to the experiences of other developing countries, the development banks are relatively more technical and price efficient in producing loans than commercial banks.
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