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An analysis of hospital efficiency and productivity growth using the Luenberger indicator

  • Carlos Barros


  • António Gomes de Menezes


  • Nicolas Peypoch


  • Bernardin Solonandrasana


  • José Vieira


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Health Care Management Science.

Volume (Year): 11 (2008)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
Pages: 373-381

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Handle: RePEc:kap:hcarem:v:11:y:2008:i:4:p:373-381
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