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The Productive Efficiency of Chinese Iron and Steel Firms: A stochastic frontier analysis

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  • Y. Wu, 1995. "The Productive Efficiency of Chinese Iron and Steel Firms: A stochastic frontier analysis," Economics Discussion / Working Papers 95-13, The University of Western Australia, Department of Economics.
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