Parmendra Sharma

Griffith University

Dr.

Department of Accounting Finance and Economics

Griffith business School

Brisbane, Queensland QLD 4111

Australia

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1.

Bank Reforms and Efficiency: Evidence from Vietnam, the Rising Star of Asia

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Oct 2013
Thanh Nguyen, Parmendra Sharma and Eduardo Roca
Griffith University, Griffith University and Griffith University
Downloads 176 (168,409)
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bank efficiency, reforms, listing, ownership, competition

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Determinants of Bank Credit in Small Open Economies: The Case of Six Pacific Island Countries

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Dec 2012
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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bank private sector credit, South Pacific, cross–country analysis

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Obstacles to Bank Financing of Micro and Small Enterprises: Empirical Evidence from the Pacific with Some Policy Implications

2012, Journal of Asia Pacific Development, 19(2), 49–75.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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Fiji, Pacific, financing obstacles, micro and small enterprises (MSEs), bank loans

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Rethinking the Role of the State in Finance: Some Lessons from Vietnam's 'Socialist' System

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Mar 2013
Thanh Nguyen, Parmendra Sharma and Eduardo Roca
Griffith University, Griffith University and Griffith University
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Role of state in finance, bank performance, Vietnam, Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, China

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Determinants of Bank Net Interest Margins in Fiji: A Small Island Developing State

Applied Financial Economics, Vol. 22, 2012
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2012
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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Fiji, South Pacific, bank, net interest margin

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Determinants of Resilient Bank Profitability in the PICs: Empirical Evidence from Fiji

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2013
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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banks, profitability determinants, Fiji, PICs, GMM

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Financial, Human, and Social Capital: What Matters More for Women's Microenterprises? A Case Study of Indonesia

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Oct 2015
Jen-Je Su, Adwin Atmadja and Parmendra Sharma
Griffith University, Griffith University and Griffith University
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microfinance, business performance, Indonesia

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Mobile Value Added Services and Micro Enterprises: Industry Challenges and Policy Barriers in a Small Pacific Island Country

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Mar 2014
University of Canberra - School of Accounting, Banking and Finance, University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics, University of Canberra, Griffith University and University of Canberra
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mobile value added services, Fiji, policy barriers, industry challenges, micro-entrepreneurs

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Does Finance Matter for Growth in the Small, Open Pacific Island Countries?

FIRN Research Paper
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Jan 2013
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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finance, economic growth, Pacific Island countries, panel data

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Efficiency of Foreign Banks in Small Financial Sectors: Empirical Evidence from Fiji

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Parmendra Sharma, Neelesh Gounder and Dong Xiang
Griffith University, University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics and Qilu University of Technology
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Does Market Power Influence High Bank Profits in the Pacific's Small Island States? Some Evidence from Fiji

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Parmendra Sharma, Neelesh Gounder and Dong Xiang
Griffith University, University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics and Qilu University of Technology
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Fiji, bank profitability, market power, efficiency, profit persistence, DEA, GMM

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Developing Fiji's Persistently Small and Inactive Stock Market: Exploring a Strategic Fiji-Australia Alliance Prospect

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2014
Eduardo Roca, Parmendra Sharma and Victor Wong
Griffith University, Griffith University and Griffith University
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stock market, Fiji, Australia, strategic alliance, South Pacific, integration

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Sustainable Development in the Small States of the South Pacific: Toward a Corporate Social Responsibility for International Banks

Fijian Studies, 2011, 9(2), 23-51
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2014
Parmendra Sharma and Mark Brimble
Griffith University and Griffith University - School of Accounting, Banking and Finance - Nathan and Logan Campuses
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Access to finance, banks, corporate social responsibility, Fiji, Small Island Developing States, South Pacific, sustainable development

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Supply Side Obstacles to Financing the Private Sector: Empirical Evidence from a Small Island Developing State

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Dec 2012
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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Fiji, South Pacific, banks, financing obstacles, small island states

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It is Time to Reexamine the Role of Stock Markets in Developing Economies

Journal of Asia-Pacific Business, 13(3), 206-228, 2012
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Dec 2012
Parmendra Sharma and Eduardo Roca
Griffith University and Griffith University
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Fiji, South Pacific, developing economies, stock markets, financial systems

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How Robust is the Finance-Growth Nexus in Small Developing Countries? Empirical Evidence from Fiji

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Oct 2013
Neelesh Gounder and Parmendra Sharma
University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics and Griffith University
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financial development, economic growth, Fiji

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Does Law Really Matter for Stock Market Development? The Case of a South Pacific Island Economy: Fiji, 1997–2007

Fijian Studies, 2011, 9(2), 95-122
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2013
Parmendra Sharma and Tom Nguyen
Griffith University and Griffith University
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Fiji, law and finance, stock market development, shareholder rights, law enforcement quality

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Empirical Modelling of Bank Market Exclusion

International Journal of Bank Marketing, 21 (6/7), 296-303, 2003
Posted: 06 Dec 2012
Parmendra Sharma and Mahendra Reddy
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific
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banking, developing countries, profit, social responsibility

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Law and Banking Development in a South Pacific Island Economy: The Case of Fiji, 1970-2006

Journal of Asia Pacific Economy, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 192–216, 2010
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2013
Parmendra Sharma and Tom Nguyen
Griffith University and Griffith University
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Fiji, banking development, law enforcement quality, creditor rights, law and finance, South Pacific islands