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First Name: Finn
Middle Name: R.
Last Name: Førsund
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Økonomisk institutt
Universitetet i Oslo
Location: Oslo, Norway
Homepage: http://www.oekonomi.uio.no/
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Phone: 22 85 51 27
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Postal: Pb 1095, Blindern, 0317 Oslo
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Works

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Working papers

  1. Førsund, Finn R., 2013. "Measuring Efficiency and Effectiveness in the Public Sector," Memorandum 16/2013, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  2. Førsund, Finn R., 2012. "Measuring Efficiency in the Public Sector," Memorandum 09/2012, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  3. Krivonozhko, Vladimir E. & Førsund, Finn R. & Lychev, Andrey V., 2012. "Identifying Suspicious Efficient Units in DEA Models," Memorandum 30/2012, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  4. Krivonozhko, Vladimir E. & Førsund, Finn R. & Lychev, Andrey V., 2012. "Measurement of Returns to Scale Using Non-Radial DEA Models," Memorandum 29/2012, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  5. Førsund, Finn R., 2012. "Phasing in Large-scale Expansion of Wind-Power in the Nordic-Countries," Memorandum 15/2012, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  6. Krivonozhko, Vladimir & R. Førsund, Finn & V. Lychev, Andrey, 2011. "A Note on Imposing Strong Complementary Slackness Conditions in DEA," Memorandum 17/2010, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  7. R. Førsund, Finn & Vislie, Jon, 2011. "From Macro Growth to Disaggregated Production Studies," Memorandum 22/2011, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  8. R. Førsund, Finn, 2011. "Weight Restrictions in DEA:Misplaced Emphasis?," Memorandum 05/2011, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  9. Krivonozhko, Vladimir & R. Førsund, Finn & V. Lychev, Andrey, 2011. "Terminal units in DEA: Definition and Determination," Memorandum 04/2011, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  10. Försund, Finn & Hjalmarsson, Lennart, 2010. "Renewable Energy Expansion and the Value of Balance Regulation Power," Working Papers in Economics 441, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  11. Førsund, Finn R. & Edvardsen, Dag Fjeld & Kittelsen, Sverre A. C, & Lindseth, Frode, 2009. "Productivity of Tax Offices in Norway," Memorandum 14/2009, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  12. Førsund, Finn R., 2009. "Energy in a Bathtub: Electricity Trade between Countries with Different Generation Technologies," Memorandum 17/2009, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  13. Krivonozhko, Vladimir & Førsund, Finn R., 2009. "Returms-to-scale Properties in DEA Models: The Fundamental Role of Interior Points," Memorandum 15/2009, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  14. Førsund, Finn R., 2008. "Good Modelling of Bad Outputs: Pollution and Multiple-Output Production," Memorandum 30/2008, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  15. Førsund, Finn R. & Hjalmarsson, Lennart, 2008. "Dynamic Analysis of Structural Change and Productivity Measurement," Memorandum 27/2008, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  16. Førsund , Finn R. & Kittelsen , Sverre A. & Krivonozhko , Vladimir E., 2007. "Farrell Revisited: Visualising the DEA Production Frontier," Memorandum 15/2007, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  17. Finn R. Førsund, 2006. "The Anatomy of Market Power in Electricity Markets with Hydropower as Dominating Technology," ICER Working Papers 21-2006, ICER - International Centre for Economic Research.
  18. Försund, Finn R & Sarafoglou, Nikias, 2005. "Utveckling och spridning av forskning: fallet effektivitetsforskning," Working Papers in Economics 181, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  19. Førsund, Finn R. & Kittelsen, Sverre A.C & Lindseth, Frode, 2005. "Efficiency And Productivity Of Norwegian Tax Offices," Memorandum 29/2005, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  20. Førsund, Finn R., 2005. "Hydropower Economics," Memorandum 30/2005, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  21. Førsund, Finn R. & Hoel, Michael, 2004. "Properties of a non-competitive electricity market dominated by hydroelectric power," Memorandum 07/2004, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  22. Førsund, Finn R. & Sarafoglou, Nikias, 2003. "The Tale of two Research Communities: The Diffusion of Research on Productive Efficiency," Memorandum 08/2003, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  23. Finn R. Førsund & Roberto Zanola, 2002. "The performance of auction houses selling Picasso Prints," ICER Working Papers 30-2002, ICER - International Centre for Economic Research.
  24. Finn R. Førsund & Lennart Hjalmarsson, 2002. "Calculating the scale elasticity in DEA models," ICER Working Papers 28-2002, ICER - International Centre for Economic Research.
  25. Finn R. Førsund, 2002. "On the circularity of the Malmquist productivity index," ICER Working Papers 29-2002, ICER - International Centre for Economic Research.
  26. Finn R. Førsund & Ove Wolfgang, 2002. "The Compensation mechanism in the rains model: the Norwegian targets for acidification," ICER Working Papers 13-2002, ICER - International Centre for Economic Research.
  27. Førsund, Finn R. & Hjalmarsson, Lennart, 2002. "Are all Scales Optimal in DEA? Theory and Empirical Evidence," Working Papers in Economics 66, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  28. Finn R. Førsund, 2001. "Categorical variables in DEA," ICER Working Papers 06-2001, ICER - International Centre for Economic Research.
  29. Finn R. Førsund & Roberto Zanola, 2001. "Selling Picasso paintings: the efficiency of auction houses," ICER Working Papers 07-2001, ICER - International Centre for Economic Research.
  30. Dag Fjeld Edvardsen & Finn R. Førsund, 2001. "International benchmarking of electricity distribution utilities," ICER Working Papers 08-2002, ICER - International Centre for Economic Research.
  31. F.R. Forsund, 2000. "An Economic Interpretation of the Compensation Mechanism in the RAINS Model," Working Papers ir00036, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis.
  32. Forsund,F.R. & Sarafoglou,N., 2000. "On the origins of data envelopment analysis," Memorandum 24/2000, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  33. Forsund,F.R., 1999. "Efficiency and productivity of Norwegian colleges," Memorandum 11/1999, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  34. Erlandsen,E. & Forsund,F.R., 1999. "Efficiency in the provision of municipal nursing- and home-care services : the Norwegian experience," Memorandum 32/1999, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  35. Forsund, F.R. & Naevdal, E., 1997. "Trading Sulphur Emissions Under the Second Sulphur Protocol," Memorandum 19/1997, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  36. Forsund, F.R., 1995. "A Note on the Calculation of the Scale Elasticity in DEA Models," Memorandum 34/1995, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  37. Forsund, F.R., 1995. "Engineering Production Functions: Chocolate Production Revisited," Memorandum 31/1995, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  38. Forsund, F.R., 1992. "BAT and BATNEEC: An Analysis Interpretation," Memorandum 28/1992, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  39. Forsund, F.R., 1991. "Efficiency Analysis of Ferry Transport," Memorandum 03/1991, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  40. Forsund, F.R., 1990. "The Malmquist Productivity Index," Memorandum 28/1990, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  41. Bjurek, Hans & Hjalmarsson, Lennart & Forsund, Finn R., 1989. "Productivity Change in Public Service - The Case of Swedish Social Insurance Offices," Working Paper Series 253, Research Institute of Industrial Economics.
  42. Forsund, F.R. & Hjalmarsson, L., 1988. "Choice Of Technology And Long-Term Technical Change In Energy-Intensive Industries," Memorandum 28/1988, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  43. Førsund, Finn R. & Hjalmarsson, Lennart, 1984. "Analysis of Industrial Structure: A Production Function Approach," Working Paper Series 135, Research Institute of Industrial Economics.
  44. Førsund, Finn R. & Hjalmarsson, Lennart, 1983. "Technical Progress and Structural Change in the Swedish Cement Industry 1955 - 1979," Working Paper Series 98, Research Institute of Industrial Economics.
  45. Førsund, Finn R. & Hjalmarsson, Lennart, 1978. "Generalized Farrell Measures of Efficiency: An Application to Milk Processing in Swedish Dairy Plants," Working Paper Series 17, Research Institute of Industrial Economics.
  46. Førsund, Finn R. & Hjalmarsson, Lennart, 1977. "Frontier Production Functions and Technical Progress: A Study of Teneral Milk Processing in Swedish Dairy Plants," Working Paper Series 16, Research Institute of Industrial Economics.

Articles

  1. Krivonozhko, Vladimir E. & Førsund, Finn R. & Lychev, Andrey V., 2014. "Measurement of returns to scale using non-radial DEA models," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 232(3), pages 664-670.
  2. Førsund, Finn & Granderson, Gerald, 2013. "The impacts of the Clean Air Act on production cost, and the substitution between inputs in the electric utility industry," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 40(C), pages 785-794.
  3. Finn Førsund, 2013. "Weight restrictions in DEA: misplaced emphasis?," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 40(3), pages 271-283, December.
  4. Vladimir Krivonozhko & Finn Førsund & Andrey Lychev, 2012. "Returns-to-scale properties in DEA models: the fundamental role of interior points," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 38(2), pages 121-130, October.
  5. Krivonozhko, Vladimir E. & Førsund, Finn R. & Lychev, Andrey V., 2012. "A note on imposing strong complementary slackness conditions in DEA," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 220(3), pages 716-721.
  6. Førsund, Finn R., 2010. "Dynamic Efficiency Measurement," Indian Economic Review, Department of Economics, Delhi School of Economics, vol. 45(2), pages 125-159.
  7. Podinovski, Victor V. & Førsund, Finn R. & Krivonozhko, Vladimir E., 2009. "A simple derivation of scale elasticity in data envelopment analysis," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 197(1), pages 149-153, August.
  8. Forsund, Finn R., 2009. "Good Modelling of Bad Outputs: Pollution and Multiple-Output Production," International Review of Environmental and Resource Economics, now publishers, vol. 3(1), pages 1-38, August.
  9. Finn Førsund, 2008. "Commentary," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 30(1), pages 63-65, August.
  10. Førsund, Finn R. & Singh, Balbir & Jensen, Trond & Larsen, Cato, 2008. "Phasing in wind-power in Norway: Network congestion and crowding-out of hydropower," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 36(9), pages 3514-3520, September.
  11. Dag Edvardsen & Finn Førsund & Sverre Kittelsen, 2008. "Far out or alone in the crowd: a taxonomy of peers in DEA," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 29(3), pages 201-210, June.
  12. Finn Førsund & Lennart Hjalmarsson & Vladimir Krivonozhko & Oleg Utkin, 2007. "Calculation of scale elasticities in DEA models: direct and indirect approaches," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 28(1), pages 45-56, October.
  13. Finn F�rsund & Roberto Zanola, 2006. "The art of benchmarking: Picasso prints and auction house performance," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 38(12), pages 1425-1434.
  14. Forsund, Finn R. & Sarafoglou, Nikias, 2005. "The tale of two research communities: The diffusion of research on productive efficiency," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 98(1), pages 17-40, October.
  15. Finn Førsund & Lennart Hjalmarsson, 2004. "Are all Scales Optimal in DEA? Theory and Empirical Evidence," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 21(1), pages 25-48, January.
  16. Edvardsen, Dag Fjeld & Forsund, Finn R., 2003. "International benchmarking of electricity distribution utilities," Resource and Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 25(4), pages 353-371, October.
  17. Finn R. Forsund, 2002. "Categorical Variables in DEA," International Journal of Business and Economics, College of Business, and College of Finance, Feng Chia University, Taichung, Taiwan, vol. 1(1), pages 33-44, April.
  18. Finn Førsund & Nikias Sarafoglou, 2002. "On the Origins of Data Envelopment Analysis," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 17(1), pages 23-40, January.
  19. Kathy Hayes & Rolf Färe & Shawna Grosskopf & Finn R. Førsund & Almas Heshmati, 2001. "A note on decomposing the Malmquist productivity index by means of subvector homotheticity," Economic Theory, Springer, vol. 17(1), pages 239-245.
  20. Finn Førsund & Eric NÆvdal, 1998. "Efficiency Gains Under Exchange-Rate Emission Trading," Environmental & Resource Economics, European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 12(4), pages 403-423, December.
  21. Førsund, Finn R. & Kittelsen, Sverre A. C., 1998. "Productivity development of Norwegian electricity distribution utilities," Resource and Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 20(3), pages 207-224, September.
  22. Forsund, Finn R & Hjalmarsson, Lennart & Summa, Timo, 1996. " The Interplay between Micro-Frontier and Sectoral Short-Run Production Functions," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 98(3), pages 365-86.
  23. Ger Klaassen & Finn Førsund & Markus Amann, 1994. "Emission trading in Europe with an exchange rate," Environmental & Resource Economics, European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 4(4), pages 305-330, August.
  24. Berg, Sigbjorn Atle & Forsund, Finn R. & Hjalmarsson, Lennart & Suominen, Matti, 1993. "Banking efficiency in the Nordic countries," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 17(2-3), pages 371-388, April.
  25. Berg, Sigbjorn Atle & Forsund, Finn R & Jansen, Eilev S, 1992. " Malmquist Indices of Productivity Growth during the Deregulation of Norwegian Banking, 1980-89," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 94(0), pages S211-28, Supplemen.
  26. Bjurek, Hans & Hjalmarsson, Lennart & Forsund, Finn R., 1990. "Deterministic parametric and nonparametric estimation of efficiency in service production : A comparison," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 46(1-2), pages 213-227.
  27. Finn R. Forsund & Lennart Hjalmarsson, 1988. "Choice of Technology and Long-Run Technical Change in Energy-Intensive Industries," The Energy Journal, International Association for Energy Economics, vol. 0(Number 3), pages 79-97.
  28. Forsund, Finn R & Jansen, Eilev S, 1983. " Technical Progress and Structural Change in the Norwegian Primary Aluminum Industry," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 85(2), pages 113-26.
  29. Forsund, Finn R & Hjalmarsson, Lennart, 1983. "Technical Progress and Structural Change in the Swedish Cement Industry 1955-1979," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 51(5), pages 1449-67, September.
  30. Broek, Julien van den & Forsund, Finn R. & Hjalmarsson, Lennart & Meeusen, Wim, 1980. "On the estimation of deterministic and stochastic frontier production functions : A comparison," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 13(1), pages 117-138, May.
  31. Forsund, Finn R. & Lovell, C. A. Knox & Schmidt, Peter, 1980. "A survey of frontier production functions and of their relationship to efficiency measurement," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 13(1), pages 5-25, May.
  32. Forsund, Finn R & Hjalmarsson, Lennart, 1979. "Frontier Production Functions and Technical Progress: A Study of General Milk Processing in Swedish Dairy Plants," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 47(4), pages 883-900, July.
  33. Forsund, Finn R & Hjalmarsson, Lennart, 1979. "Generalised Farrell Measures of Efficiency: An Application to Milk Processing in Swedish Dairy Plants," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 89(354), pages 294-315, June.
  34. Forsund, Finn R & Jansen, Eilev S, 1977. "On Estimating Average and Best Practice Homothetic Production Functions via Cost Functions," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 18(2), pages 463-76, June.
  35. Forsund, Finn R. & Strom, Steinar, 1976. "The generation of residual flows in Norway: an input-output approach," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 3(2), pages 129-141, August.
  36. F[empty]rsund, Finn R., 1973. "Externalities, environmental pollution and allocation in space: A general equilibrium approach," Regional and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 3(1), pages 3-32, February.

Chapters

  1. Forsund, Finn R., 1985. "Input-output models, national economic models, and the environment," Handbook of Natural Resource and Energy Economics, in: A. V. Kneese† & J. L. Sweeney (ed.), Handbook of Natural Resource and Energy Economics, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 8, pages 325-341 Elsevier.

Books

  1. Førsund, Finn R. & Hjalmarsson, Lennart & Karko, Jussi & Eitrheim, øyvind, . "An Intercountry Comparison of Productivity and Technical Change in the Nordic Cement Industry," ETLA B, The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy, number 44.

NEP Fields

21 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (2) 2004-05-02 2004-07-18
  2. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (3) 2011-03-19 2011-03-19 2013-09-26
  3. NEP-CUL: Cultural Economics (2) 2002-11-04 2003-07-10
  4. NEP-ECM: Econometrics (3) 2009-09-11 2011-03-19 2011-03-19
  5. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (15) 2002-06-18 2003-07-29 2003-07-29 2003-07-29 2005-10-22 2005-12-01 2009-02-14 2009-02-14 2009-09-11 2009-09-11 2011-03-19 2011-03-19 2011-09-22 2012-05-15 2013-09-26. Author is listed
  6. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (6) 2000-08-07 2004-05-02 2005-12-01 2009-09-11 2010-05-15 2012-06-25. Author is listed
  7. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (2) 2009-02-14 2010-05-15
  8. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2005-05-07
  9. NEP-INT: International Trade (1) 2009-09-11
  10. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2011-03-19
  11. NEP-NET: Network Economics (1) 2005-05-07
  12. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2009-09-11
  13. NEP-REG: Regulation (2) 2010-05-15 2013-09-26
  14. NEP-RES: Resource Economics (2) 2009-02-14 2010-05-15
  15. NEP-SOG: Sociology of Economics (1) 2005-10-22

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