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Efficiency in the Slovak banking industry: a DEA application of the profit approach
Efficiency in the Slovak banking industry: a DEA application of the profit approach

Author(s): Martin Boďa, Emília Zimková
Subject(s): Business Economy / Management, Evaluation research, Financial Markets
Published by: Masarykova univerzita
Keywords: efficiency; the Slovak banking industry; SBM model; the profit approach;
Summary/Abstract: The paper investigates into the efficiency of the Slovak banking industry over the years 2000 – 2011 through the prism of the profit approach to the perception of efficiency of commercial banks. The aim of the paper is to benchmark individual commercial banks with respect to their efficiency status under the profit definition of efficiency.