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Trade Openness and Aggregate Productive Efficiency

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  • Georgios E. Chortareas
  • Evangelia Desli
  • Theodore Pelagidis

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We consider whether openness is related to the aggregate technical efficiency in the OECD countries. We obtain efficiency measures using Data Envelopment Analysis and we find that our measure of openness is positively related to the technical efficiency scores.

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  • Georgios E. Chortareas & Evangelia Desli & Theodore Pelagidis, 2003. "Trade Openness and Aggregate Productive Efficiency," European Research Studies Journal, European Research Studies Journal, vol. 0(1-2), pages 193-193, January -.
  • Handle: RePEc:ers:journl:v:vi:y:2003:i:1-2:p:193-
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    1. Shaik, Saleem, 2017. "Is Trade or Trade Risk Good or Bad to Efficiency and Productivity?," 2017 Annual Meeting, February 4-7, 2017, Mobile, Alabama 252788, Southern Agricultural Economics Association.

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