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Closest targets and minimum distance to the Pareto-efficient frontier in DEA

  • Juan Aparicio
  • José Ruiz


  • Inmaculada Sirvent
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Productivity Analysis.

    Volume (Year): 28 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 3 (December)
    Pages: 209-218

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jproda:v:28:y:2007:i:3:p:209-218
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