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Explaining the efficiency of local health departments in the U.S.: an exploratory analysis

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  • Kankana Mukherjee

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  • Rexford Santerre

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  • Ning Jackie Zhang

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Health Care Management Science.

Volume (Year): 13 (2010)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
Pages: 378-387

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Handle: RePEc:kap:hcarem:v:13:y:2010:i:4:p:378-387

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Keywords: Public health; Efficiency; Data envelopment analysis;

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  1. Yi-Chung Hsu, 2014. "Efficiency in government health spending: a super slacks-based model," Quality & Quantity: International Journal of Methodology, Springer, vol. 48(1), pages 111-126, January.

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