By Harold O. Fried, C. A. Knox Lovell, Shelton S. Schmidt
While Harold Fried, et al. released The size of efficient potency: strategies and Applications with OUP in 1993, the booklet acquired loads of specialist curiosity for its available remedy of the swiftly turning out to be box of potency and productiveness research. the 1st a number of chapters, supplying the historical past, motivation, and theoretical foundations for this subject, have been the main well known. during this tight, direct replace, those related editors have compiled over ten years of the newest learn during this altering box, and elevated on these seminal chapters. The publication will advisor readers from the elemental versions to the most recent, state-of-the-art extensions, and should be strengthened by means of references to vintage and present theoretical and utilized examine. it truly is meant for professors and graduate scholars in various fields, starting from economics to agricultural economics, company management, administration technology, and public management. it's going to additionally attract public servants and coverage makers engaged in company functionality research or law.
Read Online or Download The Measurement of Productive Efficiency and Productivit Growth PDF
Best microeconomics books
This 3rd version of Strategic advertising administration confirms it because the vintage textbook at the topic. Its step by step strategy presents complete assurance of the 5 key strategic stages:
* the place are we now? - Strategic and advertising research
* the place will we are looking to be? - Strategic path and procedure formula
* How may we get there? - Strategic selection
* Which approach is better? - Strategic evaluate
* How will we be sure arrival? - Strategic implementation and control
This new revised and up-to-date 3rd variation has thoroughly new chapters on 'The Nature and function of aggressive Advantage' and 'The Strategic administration of the accelerated advertising and marketing Mix', and huge new fabric covering:
* The altering position of promoting
* techniques to analysing advertising and marketing potential
* purchaser dating administration
* dating administration myopia
* The decline of loyalty
The ebook keeps the foremost good points that make it crucial interpreting for all these learning the administration of promoting - a robust emphasis on implementation, brand new mini situations, and questions and summaries in each one bankruptcy to enhance key issues. widely recognized because the such a lot authoritative, profitable and influential textual content within the zone, the hot variation continues to be an irreplaceable source for undergraduate and graduate scholars of industrial and advertising and marketing, and scholars of the CIM degree.
This vintage on video games and the way to play them intelligently is being re-issued in a brand new, 4 quantity variation. This ebook has laid the basis to a mathematical method of taking part in video games. The clever authors wield witty phrases, which wangle splendidly successful methods. In quantity 1, the authors do the Spade paintings, offering theories and methods to "dissect" video games of various buildings and codecs as a way to boost profitable recommendations.
- Explaining Metals Prices: Economic Analysis of Metals Markets in the 1980s and 1990s
- Principles of Economics in Context
- Experimental and behavioral economics
- Firms, Markets and Economic Change: A Dynamic Theory of Business Institutions
- Handbook of Procurement
Extra info for The Measurement of Productive Efficiency and Productivit Growth
2004) Sun (2004) Hughes and Edwards (2000) Moore et al. (2001) Prieto and Zoﬁo (2001) Southwick (2005) Mairesse and Vanden Eeckaut (2002) Bishop and Brand (2003) Basso and Funari (2004) Farsi and Filippini (2004) Hougaard et al. (2004) Laine et al. (2005) Dervaux et al. (2006) Wagner et al. (2003) Rosenman and Friesner (2004) Spottiswoode (2000) Wisniewski and Dickson (2001) Stone (2002) Drake and Simper (2004) Labor markets Libraries Location Macroeconomics Mergers Military Municipal services Museums Nursing homes Physicians and physician practices Police Ports Clark et al.
2004) Chang (2004) Troutt et al. (2005) Serra (2003) Guedes de Avellar et al. (2002) Uri (2004) Lam and Lam (2005) Resende and Façanha (2005) De Borger et al. (2002) Dalen and Gómez-Lobo (2003) Jörss et al. (2004) Odeck (2006) Corton (2003) Tupper and Resende (2004) Aubert and Reynaud (2005) Cubbin (2005) Hollingsworth and Wildman (2003) Richardson et al. (2003) Greene (2004) Lauer et al. (2004) 20 The Measurement of Productive Efﬁciency and Productivity Growth Finally, the ability to quantify efﬁciency and productivity provides management with a control mechanism with which to monitor the performance of production units under its control.
4. 13) becomes the ratio of maximum to actual output TEo (x, y) = [Do (x, y)]−1 = f (x)/y 1. 6. 6. This reﬂects different approaches to using data to estimate technology. 6 and developed in chapter 3 estimates piecewise linear nonparametric frontiers. 12). If an input orientation is selected, TEI (y A , x A ) = θx A /x A 1, while if an output orientation is selected, TEo (x A , y A ) = φy A /y A 1. 5. 6. Output-Oriented Technical Efﬁciency It is also possible to combine the two directions by simultaneously expanding outputs and contracting inputs, either hyperbolically or along a right angle, to arrive at an efﬁcient point on the surface of T between (y A , θx A ) and (φy A , x A ).
The Measurement of Productive Efficiency and Productivit Growth by Harold O. Fried, C. A. Knox Lovell, Shelton S. Schmidt