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Drivers of Corporate Social Performance: Evidence from Malaysia Domestic Banks

Chai, Guo Le and Lee, Ai Sean and Lee, Hui Shuang and Yeoh, Xue Jing (2017) Drivers of Corporate Social Performance: Evidence from Malaysia Domestic Banks. Final Year Project, UTAR.

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    Abstract

    This study aims to examine the effect of corporate financial performance against the corporate social performance of domestic banks in Malaysia. The independent variables including in this study are corporate financial performance, bank size, leverage level and bank age to investigate its consequences on dependent variable, which is corporate social performance of domestic banks in Malaysia. This study is using panel data, consists of time series data from 2007 to 2015, and cross-sectional data with 10 domestic banks, which contains 90 observations. Moreover, this study employed Panel Data Regression Model to examine the regression model. For the diagnostic checking, the model is free from the econometric problems except heteroscedasticity issue, which had been solved by using Cluster Robust Standard Error. The results indicate the corporate financial performance and bank age are significantly and positively related except for bank size and leverage level are insignificantly and negatively related to corporate social performance of domestic banks in Malaysia.

    Item Type: Final Year Project / Dissertation / Thesis (Final Year Project)
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance
    Divisions: Faculty of Business and Finance > Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) Banking & Finance
    Depositing User: ML Main Library
    Date Deposited: 18 Aug 2017 18:09
    Last Modified: 01 May 2022 02:53
    URI: http://eprints.utar.edu.my/id/eprint/2541

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