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Alternative stochastic specifications of the frontier production function in the analysis of agricultural credit programs and technical efficiency

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  • Taylor, Timothy G.
  • Scott Shonkwiler, J.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Development Economics.

Volume (Year): 21 (1986)
Issue (Month): 1 (April)
Pages: 149-160

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  8. Guy Blaise Nkamleu, 2004. "L'échec de la croissance de la productivité agricole en Afrique francophone," Économie rurale, Programme National Persée, vol. 279(1), pages 53-65.
  9. Laha, Arindam, 2. "Technical Efficiency In Agricultural Production And Access To Credit In West Bengal, India: A Stochastic Frontier Approach," International Journal of Food and Agricultural Economics (IJFAEC), Niğde University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, vol. 1.
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  13. Battese, George E., 1992. "Frontier production functions and technical efficiency: a survey of empirical applications in agricultural economics," Agricultural Economics: The Journal of the International Association of Agricultural Economists, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 7(3-4), October.
  14. Apezteguia, Belen Iraizoz & Garate, Manuel Rapun, 1997. "Technical efficiency in the Spanish agrofood industry," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, vol. 17(2-3), pages 179-189, December.
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  18. Sibiko, Kenneth Waluse, 2012. "Determinants of Common Bean Productivity and Efficiency: A Case of Smallholder Farmers in Eastern Uganda," Research Theses 134500, Collaborative Masters Program in Agricultural and Applied Economics.
  19. Imori, Denise & Guilhoto, Joaquim José Martins & Postali, Fernando Antonio Slaibe, 2012. "Production efficiency of family farms and business farms in the Brazilian regions," MPRA Paper 46995, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  20. Chaovanapoonphol, Yaovarate & Battese, George E. & Chang, Hui-Shung (Christie), 2005. "The Impact of Rural Financial Services on the Technical Efficiency of Rice Farmers in the Upper North of Thailand," 2005 Conference (49th), February 9-11, 2005, Coff's Harbour, Australia 137811, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society.
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