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Syeda Zabeen Ahmed ID # 0120269

An Internship Report Presented in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Bachelor of Business Administration


An investigation of the relationship between Non-performing Loans, Macroeconomic Factors, and Financial Factors in context of Private Commercial Banks in Bangladesh


Syeda Zabeen Ahmed ID # 0120269

has been approved April, 2006

_________________ Shubhankar Shil Lecturer School of Business Independent University, Bangladesh

Page List of Tables Abstract 1. Introduction 2. Problem Statement 3. Purpose of the Study 4. Limitations of the Study 5. Research Timeline 6. Review of Literature 6.1 Non-performing Loans 6.2 Development of hypotheses 6.3 Macroeconomic factors and NPLs 6.4 Bank specific indicators and NPLs 6.5 Terms of Credit and NPLs 7. Methodology 7.1 Research Approach 7.2 Sampling Method 7.3 Measure of variables 7.4 Data Collection Procedure 7.5 Data Analysis 8. Results 8.1 Descriptive 8.2 Correlations 8.3 Regression 9. Significant of the Study 11. Conclusion Reference Appendix 1 I 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 4 5 6 7 7 8 8 8 8 9 9 10 10 11 12 13 13 14 16

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An investigation of the relationship between Non-performing Loans, Macroeconomic Factors, and Financial Factors in context of Private Commercial Banks in Bangladesh

Based on the studies by Ranjan, and Dhal (2003), this study aims to investigate the relationship between Non-performing Loans, Macroeconomic Factors, and Financial…...

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