Factors Affecting Bank Profitability in Pakistan

  title={Factors Affecting Bank Profitability in Pakistan},
  author={Sehrish Gul and Faiza Irshad and Khalid Zaman},
Sehrish Gul Faiza Irshad Khalid Zaman The purpose of this research is to examine the relationship between bank-specific and macro-economic characteristics over bank profitability by using data of top fifteen Pakistani commercial banks over the period 2005-2009. This paper uses the pooled Ordinary Least Square (POLS) method to investigate the impact of assets, loans, equity, deposits, economic growth, inflation and market capitalization on major profitability indicators i.e., return on asset… CONTINUE READING
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