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Malmquist Indexes Using a Geometric Distance Function (GDF). Application to a Sample of Portuguese Bank Branches


  • Maria Portela


  • Emmanuel Thanassoulis



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  • Maria Portela & Emmanuel Thanassoulis, 2006. "Malmquist Indexes Using a Geometric Distance Function (GDF). Application to a Sample of Portuguese Bank Branches," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 25(1), pages 25-41, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:jproda:v:25:y:2006:i:1:p:25-41
    DOI: 10.1007/s11123-006-7124-z

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