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Estimating Effectiveness of the Control of Violence and Socioeconomic Development in Colombia: An Application of Dynamic Data Envelopment Analysis and Data Panel Approach

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  • Alexander Cotte Poveda

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Indicators Research.

Volume (Year): 105 (2012)
Issue (Month): 3 (February)
Pages: 343-366

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Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:105:y:2012:i:3:p:343-366

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Keywords: Control of violence; Economic development; Effectiveness; Data envelopment analysis; Colombian departments;

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Cited by:
  1. Carlos Pombo & Rodrigo Taborda, 2004. "Perfomance and Efficiency in Colombia's Power Distribution Sistem: Effects of the 1994 Reform," BORRADORES DE INVESTIGACIÓN 006942, UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO.
  2. Wilson López-López & Claudia Pineda Marín & María Murcia León & Diana Perilla Garzón & Etienne Mullet, 2013. "Forgiving Perpetrators of Violence: Colombian People’s Positions," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 114(2), pages 287-301, November.
  3. Nayak, Purusottam & Mishra, SK, 2012. "Efficiency of Pena’s P2 Distance in Construction of Human Development Indices," MPRA Paper 39022, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Alexander Cotte Poveda, 2011. "Economic development and growth in Colombia: An empirical analysis with super-efficiency DEA and panel data models," SERIE DE DOCUMENTOS EN ECONOMÍA Y VIOLENCIA 009080, CENTRO DE INVESTIGACIONES EN VIOLENCIA, INSTITUCIONES Y DESARROLLO ECONÓMICO (VIDE).

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