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Conceptual Issues in the Measurement of Economic and Productive Efficiencies


  • C. A. TISDELL*


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  • C. A. Tisdell*, 1985. "Conceptual Issues in the Measurement of Economic and Productive Efficiencies," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 53(1), pages 38-45, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:sajeco:v:53:y:1985:i:1:p:38-45

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    1. Leibenstein, Harvey, 1978. "General X-Efficiency Theory and Economic Development," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780195023800.
    2. repec:mes:jeciss:v:17:y:1983:i:1:p:95-114 is not listed on IDEAS
    3. Lee, Lung-Fei, 1983. "A test for distributional assumptions for the stochastic frontier functions," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 22(3), pages 245-267, August.
    4. George Stigler, 1939. "Production and Distribution in the Short Run," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 47, pages 305-305.
    5. T. R. Saving, 1961. "Estimation of Optimum Size of Plant by the Survivor Technique," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 75(4), pages 569-607.
    6. Tisdell, Clem, 1970. "Implications of Learning for Economic Planning," Economic Change and Restructuring, Springer, vol. 10(3), pages 177-192.
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    1. Clem Tisdell, 2004. "Economic Competition and Evolution: Are There Lessons from Ecology?," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 22(2), pages 179-193, April.
    2. ., 2013. "Diversity and the evolution of competitive economic systems," Chapters,in: Competition, Diversity and Economic Performance, chapter 6, pages 109-131 Edward Elgar Publishing.
    3. Tisdell, Clement A., 2001. "Competition, Evolution and Optimisation: Comparisons of Models in Economics and Ecology," Economics, Ecology and Environment Working Papers 48384, University of Queensland, School of Economics.
    4. ., 2013. "Competition, diversity, evolution and sustainability: are there lessons from ecology?," Chapters,in: Competition, Diversity and Economic Performance, chapter 7, pages 132-159 Edward Elgar Publishing.

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