Variables to test QLH & ESH & Econometric model to test


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Variables to test QLH & ESH & Econometric model to test 1 answer below » Which variables can we use to test the QLH and ESH? Present a suitable econometric model and identify expected relationships. Document Preview: ASB2505-3505 – Comparative Banking Assignment 2013-14 The Comparative Banking assignment is a Group project on market power. Each group must have only five students and you may choose your group members. You must notify me by email (jon.williams@bangor.ac.uk) of the composition of your group (i.e. student name, number, university email address). View complete question » Which variables can we use to test the QLH and ESH? Present a suitable econometric model and identify expected relationships. Document Preview: ASB2505-3505 – Comparative Banking Assignment 2013-14 The Comparative Banking assignment is a Group project on market power. Each group must have only five students and you may choose your group members. You must notify me by email (jon.williams@bangor.ac.uk) of the composition of your group (i.e. student name, number, university email address). The Groups must be formed by ASB2505 students or ASB3505 students; no mixture of H1 and H2 students is permitted. Any breach of this requirement will result in a zero mark for all group members. Your Group works for a leading consulting company who are advising the Government on how best to improve competition in the banking market. You have been tasked with preparing a briefing document for your CEO to present to Government and central banks officials. The Report must contain sections on each of the following: 1. Review the theoretical relationships between market structure and bank performance. 2. Explain what is meant by market power and how it affects bank performance. 3. Define the quiet life hypothesis (QLH) and efficient structure hypothesis (ESH). 4. Which variables can we use to test the QLH and ESH? Present a suitable econometric model and identify expected relationships. 5. Review the empirical literature from more than one country and discuss if the QLH and/or ESH holds. As a guide you should consult the materials associated with Lecture 9 (in Blackboard) plus other relevant academic studies. HINT: see the bibliographies in the most recent papers in BB. It is the responsibility of each group to allocate the five sections to its members. The content of each section cannot change. A failure to answer any of the five sections, or the submission of an answer to another question, will result in a mark of zero for that section. The Report should be around 5,000 words in length. Rubric for the Assignment The Report will be around 5,000 words. Each section will be written by a group member. The student’s name must be… Attachments: Assignment-re….pdf View less » Dec 02 2013 05:18 AM

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