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Current Efforts to Measure Productivity in the Public Sector: How Adequate for the National Accounts?

In: New Developments in Productivity Measurement


  • Allan D. Searle
  • Charles Waite


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  • Allan D. Searle & Charles Waite, 1980. "Current Efforts to Measure Productivity in the Public Sector: How Adequate for the National Accounts?," NBER Chapters,in: New Developments in Productivity Measurement, pages 333-356 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  • Handle: RePEc:nbr:nberch:3916

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    1. Swati Mukerjee & Ann Dryden Witte, 1991. "Measurement of Output and Quality Adjustment When Hedonics Cannot Be Used: An Illustration for the Day Care Industry," NBER Working Papers 3771, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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