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Technical efficiency measures for dairy farms using panel data: A comparison of alternative model specifications
(Springer Netherlands, 2008)
Characterizing the efficient points without closedness or free-disposability
Many multicriteria problems in economics and finance require that efficient solutions be found. A recent contribution to production theory established a characterization of efficient points under closedness and ...
Patterns of resource use efficiency in relation to intra-specific competition, size of the trees and resource availability in ponderosa pine
(Elsevier Science, 2014-01)
Patterns of resource use efficiency (RUE) in relation to intra-specific competition, size of the trees and resource availability are under debate. Also, the relationship between RUE and growth efficiency (GE) seems to be ...
Eficiência técnica e ambiental da pecuária leiteira na região do Triângulo Mineiro e Alto Paranaíba.
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Economia (Campus SOROCABA)Câmpus Sorocaba, 2017-09-26)
Milk production is one of the main economic activities in Brazil generating jobs and income to many people. According to estimates made with the Agriculture and Livestock Census 2006, this activity employs around 3.6 ...
Neighborhood and Efficiency in Manufacturing in Brazilian Regions: A Spatial Markov Chain Analysis
(SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC, 2011)
This paper analyzes the geography of regional competitiveness in manufacturing in Brazil. The authors estimate stochastic frontiers to calculate regional efficiency of representative firms in 137 regions in the period ...
Production efficiency and financing of public health: an analysis of small municipalities in the state of Sao Paulo - Brazil
This paper measured the variations in performance of small municipalities in the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil, regarding the technical efficiency in the use of public funds in public primary health care actions concerning ...
Method To Evaluate The Efficiency Of Manual Overhead Irrigation In Citrus Rootstock Liner Production
(Soc Brasil Engenharia AgricolaJaboticabal, 2016)
TECHNICAL EFFICIENCY OF TILAPIA PRODUCTION IN ILHA SOLTEIRA, SP: A NONPARAMETRIC ANALYSIS
(Inst Zootecnia, 2015-01-01)
The objective of this study was to analyze the performance of tilapia production units using tank networks for fish production in the Ilha Solteira reservoir, SP. The degree of productive efficiency and the differential ...