Risk-adjusted banks' resource-utilization and investment efficiencies: does intellectual capital matter?

dc.contributor.author Kweh, Qian Long
dc.contributor.author Lu, Wen-Min
dc.contributor.author Tone, Kaoru
dc.contributor.author Nourani, Mohammad
dc.date.accessioned 2021-02-10T11:06:48Z
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dc.date.issued 2022-03-24
dc.description This article is not available at CUD collection. The version of scholarly record of this article is published in Journal of Intellectual Capital (2022), available online at: https://doi.org/10.1108/JIC-03-2020-0106 en_US
dc.description.abstract Purpose: The purpose of this study is twofold. First, this research estimates banks' efficiencies from the perspectives of resource utilization and investment after incorporating risk measures as an exogenous input in the investment-efficiency stage. Second, the current study examines the relationship between intellectual capital (IC) and banks' efficiencies. Design/methodology/approach: First, this study uses a dynamic network data envelopment analysis approach in investigating the efficiencies of 24 Taiwanese banks in 2007–2018 from two perspectives. Second, this research utilizes various regression techniques, namely, ordinary least squares (OLS), robust least squares and truncated regression, to gauge the impact of IC on banks' efficiencies. Typically, IC is determined based on a monetary value-based measure and value-added intellectual coefficient (VAICTM). Findings: Resource-utilization (investment) efficiencies were observed as 0.941 (0.964), thereby contributing to the mean overall efficiency of the sample banks at 0.952. However, the related efficiency changes decline over the sample period, thereby suggesting that the average banks' efficiencies hardly increase. Regression analyses show a significantly positive relationship between IC and banks' overall resource-utilization and investment efficiencies. Research limitations/implications: Overall, this study suggests that researchers should consider risks when estimating banks' efficiencies owing to their connection to banks' investment performance. From banks' dynamic two-stage efficiencies, this study demonstrated that investments in IC will bring improved future economic benefits. Originality/value: Different from prior studies, this study improves banks' efficiency evaluation models by incorporating risk measures and assuming weighted periods for the 2007–2008 global financial crisis. Moreover, the use of monetary value-based measure of IC provides consistent results as the commonly-used VAICTM does. © 2021, Emerald Publishing Limited. en_US
dc.identifier.citation Kweh, Q.L., Lu, W.-M., Tone, K. & Nourani, M. (2022). Risk-adjusted banks' resource-utilization and investment efficiencies: does intellectual capital matter?. Journal of Intellectual Capital, 23(3), 687-712. https://doi.org/10.1108/JIC-03-2020-0106 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 14691930
dc.identifier.uri https://doi.org/10.1108/JIC-03-2020-0106
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12519/332
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Emerald Group Holdings Ltd. en_US
dc.relation Authors Affiliations : Kweh, Q.L., Faculty of Management, Canadian University Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Lu, W.-M., Department of International Business Administration, Chinese Culture University, Taipei, Taiwan; Tone, K., National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, Minato-ku, Japan; Nourani, M., School of Management, Universiti Sains Malaysia, George Town, Malaysia
dc.relation.ispartofseries Journal of Intellectual Capital; Volume 23, Issue 3
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dc.subject Banks' efficiency en_US
dc.subject Data envelopment analysis en_US
dc.subject Dynamic measure en_US
dc.subject Intellectual capital en_US
dc.subject Regression analysis en_US
dc.title Risk-adjusted banks' resource-utilization and investment efficiencies: does intellectual capital matter? en_US
dc.type Article en_US
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