EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

Competitive Conditions of the Tunisian Banking Industry: An Application of the Panzar–Rosse Model

Ines Ben Abdelkader and Faysal Mansouri

African Development Review, 2013, vol. 25, issue 4, 526–536

Abstract: This study employs the Panzar–Rosse H-statistic to assess the competitive conditions of the Tunisian banking industry over the period 1999 to 2003. The results show that the banking market is in long-run equilibrium and the Panzar–Rosse H-statistic indicates that the Tunisian banking market is operating under conditions of monopoly. It seems therefore that the liberalization process and the reforms implemented since 1987 to the banking sector could not compensate, for the period under study, the existence of market power in this sector.

Date: 2013
References: Add references at CitEc
Citations: View citations in EconPapers (5) Track citations by RSS feed

There are no downloads for this item, see the EconPapers FAQ for hints about obtaining it.

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:adb:adbadr:2091

Ordering information: This journal article can be ordered from
http://ordering.onli ... 1111/(ISSN)1467-8268

Access Statistics for this article

African Development Review is currently edited by Adeleke Oluwole Salami

More articles in African Development Review from African Development Bank 15 Avenue du Ghana P.O.Box 323-1002 Tunis-Belvedère, Tunisia. Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by John Anyanwu ().

 
Page updated 2020-08-16
Handle: RePEc:adb:adbadr:2091