Competição e Concentração entre os Bancos Brasileiros
Luiz Alberto Araújo (),
Paulo de Melo Jorge Neto and
David Agustín Salazar Ponce
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Economia, 2006, vol. 7, issue 3, 561-586
This paper analysis the relationship between market structure and competitiveness in the Brazilian banking industry. First, it quantifies competitiveness by using the statistic-H proposed by Panzar & Rosse and evaluates its relationship with several concentration statistics: Herfindahl-Hirschman, Concentration Ratio, Hall-Tideman and Theil. The concentration indexes lead concentration in CR10 (assets and deposits), while the concentration of credit reduces. There is a monopolistic competition among Brazilian banks. The relationship between competitiveness and concentration is negative and significant.
Keywords: Competição; Concentração; Bancos Brasileiros (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D49 L19 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Working Paper: COMPETIÇÃO E CONCENTRAÇÃO ENTRE OS BANCOS BRASILEIROS (2005)
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