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Mismanagement or mismeasurement? Pitfalls and protocols for DEA studies in the financial services sector

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Operational Research.

    Volume (Year): 174 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 2 (October)
    Pages: 1100-1116

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