Efficiency Measurement with the Weibull Stochastic Frontier
In this paper we consider the Weibull distribution as a model for technical efficiency. The distribution has a shape and scale parameter like the gamma distribution and can be a reasonable competitor in practice. The techniques are illustrated using artificial data as well as a panel of Spanish dairy farms. Copyright 2007 Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
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Volume (Year): 69 (2007)
Issue (Month): 5 (October)
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