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Government domestic debt, private sector credit, and crowding out effect in oil-dependent countries
(Hanyang Economic Research Institute, 2017)
Banks are more liquid, better capitalised, and more profitable in oil-dependent countries. However, bank credit to the private sector is relatively low as a percentage of GDP. The low level has been blamed, amongst other ...
Efficiency and productivity change in the banking industry: Empirical evidence from New Zealand banks
(Lincoln University, 2014-06)
This paper examines the New Zealand banking industry’s efficiency and productivity changes during the period 2007‐2011, a period dominated by the US subprime mortgage crisis. Data envelopment analysis (DEA) is used to ...
Equity financing and debt-based financing: Evidence from Islamic microfinance institutions in Indonesia
(Elsevier BV, 2017-09-23)
This paper investigates the impact of Islamic microfinance on rural households' welfare in Indonesia. Using a survey questionnaire, this study explores two group of financing in Islamic microfinance, equity and debt-based ...
Consumer choice prediction : artificial neural networks versus logistic models
(Lincoln University. Commerce Division., 2005-07)
Conventional econometric models, such as discriminant analysis and logistic regression have been used to predict consumer choice. However, in recent years, there has been a growing interest in applying artificial neural ...
The impacts of attitudes, information, situation and behaviour on problem recognition : the impact on agrichemical training
(Lincoln University. Commerce Division., 1995-09)
In spite of the significant benefits that can be derived from training on safe and efficient agrichemical application and management, many primary producers do not undertake formal agrichemical training. An identified ...