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A conditional nonparametric analysis for measuring the efficiency of regional public healthcare delivery: An application to Greek prefectures

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  • Halkos, George E.
  • Tzeremes, Nickolaos G.

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The purpose of this study is to measure the Greek public healthcare delivery efficiency from a regional perspective by applying conditional nonparametric models.

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  • Halkos, George E. & Tzeremes, Nickolaos G., 2011. "A conditional nonparametric analysis for measuring the efficiency of regional public healthcare delivery: An application to Greek prefectures," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 103(1), pages 73-82.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:hepoli:v:103:y:2011:i:1:p:73-82
    DOI: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2010.10.021
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