Bank Management and Portfolio Behavior
by Donald D. Hester, James L. Pierce
Publisher: Yale University Press 1975
Number of pages: 317
The purpose of this monograph is to provide a microeconometric analysis of portfolio behavior and earnings by commercial and mutual savings banks. The results are shown to be of value in constructing an aggregate model for the analysis of systems of commercial and mutual savings banks.
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