Ownership structure, agency costs, specialization, and efficiency: analysis of Keiretsu and independent insurers in the Japanese nonlife insurance industry

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Title: Ownership structure, agency costs, specialization, and efficiency: analysis of Keiretsu and independent insurers in the Japanese nonlife insurance industry / Vivian Jeng, Gene C. Lai
Author: Jeng, Vivian
Notes: This article uses the nonparametric frontier method to examine differences in efficiency for three unique organizational forms in the Japanese nonlife insurance industry-keiretsu firms, nonspecialized independent firms (NSIFs), and specialized independent firms (SIFs). It is not possible to reject the null hypothesis that efficiencies are equal, with one exception
Related records: En: The Journal of risk and insurance. - Orlando. - Volume 72, number 1, March 2005 ; p. 105-158
Other authors: Lai, Gene C.
Secondary titles: Título: The Journal of risk and insurance
Other categories: 32

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