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An assessment of technical efficiency and cross-efficiency in Taiwan's electricity distribution sector


  • Chen, Tser-yieth


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  • Chen, Tser-yieth, 2002. "An assessment of technical efficiency and cross-efficiency in Taiwan's electricity distribution sector," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 137(2), pages 421-433, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ejores:v:137:y:2002:i:2:p:421-433

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