Determinants of The Revenue Efficiency of Indian Scheduled Commercial Banks

Aparna Bhatia, Megha Mahendru
2019 Asian Journal of Accounting Perspectives  
Research aim: The purpose of this paper is to investigate the internal (bankspecific) and external (macroeconomic and industry-specific) factors thataffect the revenue efficiency of banks. Design/Methodology/Approach: The paper considers all the Scheduled Commercial Banks operating in India over a period of 22 years from 1991-92 to 2012-13. Due to the non-availability of information for certain variables the sample varies across years. The revenue efficiency of banks is calculated by employing
more » ... lated by employing a non-parametric approach, namely, Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA). To determine the factors affecting revenue efficiency, the Panel Data Tobit model, as proposed by James Tobin (1958), is used. It is applied due to the censored nature of the dependent variable, i.e., the efficiency scores, which range from 0 to 1.
doi:10.22452/ajap.vol12no1.4 fatcat:kf3pcfxfvrgb3hsp276m5zl2ti