Allocative Efficiency in Branch Banking
2001 (English)In: European Journal of Operational Research, ISSN 0377-2217, Vol. 134, no 2, 232-242 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Bank branch efficiency and organization change is analyzed using data from 50 savings bank branches in Sweden. First, technical and allocative efficiencies are analyzed, using non-priced and priced inputs. Secondly, by grouping the branches according to their organizational designation, efficiency is examined by level of service. Trends in performance over two time periods are also analyzed.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2001. Vol. 134, no 2, 232-242 p.
Banking; Allocative efficiency; Technical efficiency; Bank branch efficiency; Swedish banking industry
Research subject Business Administration
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-43235DOI: 10.1016/S0377-2217(00)00257-5OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-43235DiVA: diva2:354834