Productivity, efficiency, and economic growth in the Asia-Pacific region / edited by Jeong-Dong Lee, Almas Heshmati.

Productivity growth is a keyword for sustainable economic growth in a knowledge-based society. There has been significant methodological development in the literature on productivity and efficiency analysis, e.g. SFA (Stochastic Frontier Analysis) and DEA (Data Envelopment Analysis). All these metho...

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Online Access:Electronic book from Springer Complete
Other Authors: Yi, Chŏng-dong, 1967- Heshmati, Almas.
Format: eBook
Published:Heidelberg : Physica ; London : Springer [distributor], ©2009.
Series:Contributions to economics.
Table of Contents:
  • Factor hoarding and productivity : experience from Indian manufacturing / Dipika Das
  • Concentration, profitability and (in)efficiency in large scale firms / H. Dudu and Y. Kılıçaslan
  • Financial ratio analysis : an application to US energy induatry / M. Goto and T. Sueyoshi
  • On measuring productivity growth in Indian industry : analysis of organized and unorganized sector in selected major states / Rajesh Raj S N and Mihir K. Mahapatra
  • Technical efficiency of banks in Southeast Asia / E. Dogan and D.K. Fausten
  • The effect of asset composition strategy on venture capital firm efficiency : an application of data envelopment analysis / E.J. Jeon, J.-D. Lee, and Y.-H. Kim
  • Post crisis non-bank financial institutions productivity change : efficiency increase or technological progress? / F. Sufian and M.-Z. Abdul Majid
  • The impact of the Wallis inquiry on Australian baking efficiency performance / S. Wu
  • Performance ranking and management efficiency in colleges of business : a study at the department level in Taiwanese universities / T.-T. Fu and M.-Y. Huang
  • Efficiency of the Korean defense industry : a stochastic frontier approach / Kyong-Ihn Jeong and A. Heshmati
  • Performance measurement of agricultural cooperatives in Thailand : an accounting-based data envelopment analysis / W. Krasachat and K. Chimdul
  • An empirical study on the performance of public financing for small business in Korea / Yongrok Choi
  • The impact of agricultural loans on the technical efficiency of rice farmers in the upper north of Thailand / Y. (Kai) Chaovanapoonphol, G.E. Battese, and H.-S. (Christie) Chang
  • Efficiency analysis of the digital content industry in Korea: an application of order-m frontier model / D.O. Choi and J.E. Oh
  • Analysis on the technical efficiency and productivity growth of the Korean cable SOs : a stochastic frontier approach / K. Kim and A. Heshmati.