2018

WP02/2018
Subal C. Kumbhakar, Christopher F. Parameter, Valentin Zelenyuk
Stochastic Frontier Analysis: Foundations and Advances

WP01/2018
Andreas Mayer, Valentin Zelenyuk
Aggregation of Individual Efficiency Measures and Productivity Indices

2017

WP04/2017
Manh D. Pham, Valentin Zelenyuk
Convexity, Disposability and Returns to Scale in Production Analysis

WP03/2017
Byeong U. Park, Leopold Simar, Valentin Zelenyuk
Revisiting Forecasting of Recessions via Dynamic Probit for Time Series by Kauppi and Saikkonen (2008)

WP02/2017
Oleg Badunenko, Daniel J. Henderson, Valentin Zelenyuk
The Productivity of Nations

WP01/2017
C.J. O’Donnell
Estimating Total Factor Productivity Change When No Price or Value-Share Data are Available

2016

WP07/2016
Manh D. Pham, Valentin Zelenyuk
Slack-based directional distance function in the presence of bad outputs: Theory and Application to Vietnamese Banking

WP06/2016
Byeong U. Park, Leopold Simar, Valentin Zelenyuk
Nonparametric Estimation of Dynamic Discrete Choice Models for Time Series Data

WP05/2016
Rolf Färe, Xinju He, Sungko Li, Valentin Zelenyuk
A Unifying Framework for Farrell Efficiency Measurement Coherent with Profit-maximizing Principle

WP04/2016
Léopold Simar, Valentin Zelenyuk
Asymptotic Theory for Aggregate Efficiency

WP03/2016
Hideyuki Mizobuchi
A Superlative Index Number Formula for the Hicks-Moorsteen Productivity Index

WP02/2016
Dennis Fixler, Kim Zieschang
Producing Liquidity

WP01/2016
Kimberly D. Zieschang
FISIM Accounting

2015


WP12/2015
Kai Du, Andrew C. Worthington, Valentin Zelenyuk
The dynamic relationship between bank asset diversification and efficiency: Evidence from the Chinese banking sector

WP11/2015
Kelly D.T.Trinh, Valentin Zelenyuk
Productivity Growth and Convergence: Revisiting Kumar and Russell (2002)

WP10/2015
Hien Thu Pham, Antonio Peyrache
Industry Inefficiency Measures: A Unifying Approximation Proposition

WP09/2015
Hideyuki Mizobuchi
Multiple Directions for Measuring Biased Technical Change

WP08/2015
Natalya Zelenyuk, Valentin Zelenyuk
Productivity Drivers of Efficiency in Banking: Importance of Model Specifications

WP07/2015
Hideyuki Mizobuchi
Productivity Indexes under Hicks Neutral Technical Change

WP06/2015
E. Grifell-Tatjé, C. A. K. Lovell
Exact Relationships between Fisher Indexes and Theoretical Indexes

WP05/2015
Kelly D.T.Trinh, Valentin Zelenyuk
Bootstrap-based testing for network DEA: Some Theory and Applications

WP04/2015
Claudia Curi, Ana Lozano-Vivas, Valentin Zelenyuk
Foreign bank diversification and efficiency prior to and during the financial crisis: Does one business model fit all?

WP03/2015
E. Grifell-Tatjé, C. A. K. Lovell
Decompositions of Profitability Change Using Cost Functions: A Comment

WP02/2015
Hien Thu Pham, Shino Takayama
Revisiting the Missing Middle: Production and Corruption

WP01/2015
Rolf Färe, Hirofumi Fukuyama, Shawna Grosskopf, Valentin Zelenyuk
Cost Decompositions and the Efficient Subset
 

2014

WP12/2014
Richard Simper, Maximilian J.B. Hall, Wenbin B. Liu, Valentin Zelenyuk, Zhongbao Zhou
How Relevant is the Choice of Risk Management Control Variable to Non-parametric Bank Profit Efficiency Analysis?

WP11/2014
Natalya Zelenyuk, Valentin Zelenyuk
Regional and Ownership Drivers of Bank Efficiency

WP09/2014
Rolf Fare, Hirofumi Fukuyama, Shawna Grosskopf, Valentin Zelenyuk
Decomposing Profit Efficiency using a Slack-based Directional Distance Function

WP04/2014
Antonio Peyrache
Cost Constrained Industry Inefficiency

WP03/2014
Leopold Simar, Ingrid Van Keilegom, Valentin Zelenyuk
Nonparametric Least Squares Methods for Stochastic Frontier Models

WP02/2014
Christopher O`Donnell
An Economic Approach to Identifying the Drivers of Productivity Change in the Market Sectors of the Australian Economy

WP01/2014
Andreas Mayer, Valentin Zelenyuk
An Aggregation Paradigm for Hicks-Moorsteen Productivity Indexes
 

2013


WP09/2013
Byeong U. Park, Léopold Simar, Valentin Zelenyuk
Non-Parametric Approach to Dynamic Time Series Discrete Choice Models

WP08/2013
Giannis Karagiannis, C. A. K. Lovell
Productivity Measurement In Radial Dea Models With Multiple Constant Inputs

WP07/2013
H. K. Millington, J. E. Lovell, C. A. K. Lovell
Using Fieldwork, GIS and DEA to Guide Management of Urban Stream Health

WP06/2013
Valentin Zelenyuk, Andreas Mayer
Aggregation of Malmquist productivity indexes allowing for reallocation of resources

WP05/2013
Antonio Peyrache, Minyan Zhu
The quality and efficiency of public service delivery in the UK and China

WP04/2013
Alicia N. Rambaldi, D.S. Prasada Rao
Econometric Modeling and Estimation of Theoretically Consistent Housing Price Indexes

WP03/2013
E. Grifell-Tatje, C. A. K. Lovell
Productivity, Price Recovery, Capacity Constraints and their Financial Consequences

WP02/2013
Valentin Zelenyuk
Scale Efficiency and Homotheticity: Equivalence of Primal and Dual Measures

WP01/2013
Rolf Fare, Valentin Zelenyuk
Pricing of Decision Making Units under Non-constant Returns to Scale


2012

WP07/2012
Valentin Zelenyuk
A Scale Elasticity Measure for Directional Distance Function and its Dual: Theory and DEA Estimation

WP06/2012
A. Peyrache, Angelo Zago
Large Courts, Small Justice! The inefficiency and the optimal structure of the Italian Justice Sector

WP05/2012
C. J. O'Donnell
Alternative Indexes for Multiple Comparisons of Quantities and Prices

WP04/2012
Valentin Zelenyuk
Aggregation of Scale Efficiency

WP03/2012
A. Peyrache
Industry structural inefficiency and potential gains from mergers and break-ups: an empirical approach

WP02/2012
A. Peyrache, Andrea Filippetti
Labour productivity and technology gap in European regions: A non-parametric approach

WP01/2012
A. Peyrache, A. N. Rambaldi
A State-Space Stochastic Frontier Panel Data Model


2011


WP10/2011
Valentin Zelenyuk, Leopold Simar
To Smooth or Not to Smooth? The Case of Discrete Variables in Nonparametric Regressions

WP09/2011
Valentin Zelenyuk
Scale Efficiency: Equivalence of Primal and Dual Measures

WP08/2011
C.J. O'Donnell, S. Fallah-Fini, K, Triantis
Comparing Firm Performance Using Transitive Productivity Index Numbers in a Meta-frontier Framework

WP07/2011
C.J. O'Donnell
The Sources of Productivity Change in the Manufacturing Sectors of the U.S. Economy

WP06/2011
Valentin Zelenyuk
A Scale Elasticity Measure for Directional Distance Function and its Dual

WP05/2011
Valentin Zelenyuk
A Note on Equivalences in Measuring Returns to Scale in Multi-output-multi-input Technologies

WP04/2011
J. Laurenceson, C.J. O’Donnell
New Estimates and a Decomposition of Provincial Productivity Change in China

WP03/2011
C.J. O’Donnell, K. Nguyen
An Econometric Approach To Estimating Support Prices And Measures Of Productivity Change In Public Hospitals

WP02/2011
Valentin Zelenyuk, Claudia Curi, Paolo Guarda, Ana Lozano-Vivas
Is foreign-bank efficiency in financial centers driven by home-country characteristics?

WP01/2011
C.J. O’Donnell
Econometric Estimation of Distance Functions and Associated Measures of Productivity and Efficiency Change


2010


WP14/2010
Byeong U. Park, Leopold Simar, Valentin Zelenyuk
Local Maximum Likelihood Techniques with Categorical Data

WP13/2010
N. Avkiran
A tool for scrutinizing bank bailouts based on multi-period peer benchmarking. Now appears on Pacific-Basin Finance Journal Volume 19, Issue 5, November 2011, Pages 447-469.

WP12/2010
N. Avkiran
Sensitivity analysis of network DEA illustrated in branch banking

WP11/2010
A. Peyrache
Multilateral productivity comparisons and homotheticity

WP10/2010
A. Filippetti, A. Peyrache
The Globalization of Technological Capabilities of Countries: A Dual Approach Using Composite Indicators & Data Envelopment Analysis

WP09/2010
W. Erwin Diewert
Decompositions of Profitability Change using Cost Functions

WP08/2010
H. Chowdhury, V. Zelenyuk, W. Wodchis, A. Laporte
Efficiency and Technological Change in Health Care Services in Ontario

WP07/2010
H. Brea, E. Grifell-Tatje, C. A. K. Lovell
Testing the Product Test

WP06/2010
Antonio Peyrache
Where is the primal Total Factor Productivity Index?

WP05/2010
S.Shankar, C.J. O’Donnell, John Quiggin
Production Under Uncertainty: A Simulation Study

WP04/2010
C.J. O’Donnell, S.Shankar
Estimating State-allocable Production Technologies When there are two States of Nature and State Allocations of Inputs are Unobserved.

WP03/2010
Valentin Zelenyuk
Aggregation of Economic Growth Rates and of its Sources

WP02/2010
C.J. O'Donnell
Nonparametric Estimates Of The Components Of Productivity And Profitability Change In U.S. Agriculture

WP01/2010
C.J. O'Donnell
DPIN Version 1.0: A Program for Decomposing Productivity Index Numbers
 

2009


WP07/2009
Kim-Huong Nguyen, Tim Coelli
Quantifying the effects of modelling choices on hospital efficiency measures: A meta-regression analysis

WP06/2009
Kok Fong See, Tim Coelli
The Effects of Competition Policy on TFP Growth: Some Evidence from the Malaysian Electricity Supply Industry

WP05/2009
Gholamreza Hajargasht
Nonparametric Panel Data Models, A Penalized Spline Approach

WP04/2009
Jesús T. Pastora, C.A. Knox Lovell, Juan Aparicioc
Families of Linear Efficiency Programs based on Debreu's Loss Function

WP03/2009
Viet-Ngu Hoang, Tim Coelli
MEASUREMENT OF AGRICULTURAL TOTAL FACTOR PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH INCORPORATING ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS- A NUTRIENTS BALANCE APPROACH

WP02/2009
Antonio Peyrache Tim Coelli, Tim Coelli
A Multiplicative Directional Distance Function

WP01/2009
Alicia N. Rambaldi, D.S. Prasada Rao, K. Renuka Ganegodage
Spatial Autocorrelation and Extrapolation of Purchasing Power Parities. Modelling and Sensitivity Analysis
 

2008


WP07/2008
C.J. O'Donnell
An aggregate quantity-price framework for measuring and Decomposing productivity and profitability change

WP06/2008
Gholamreza Hajargasht, D.S. Prasada Rao
Stochastic Approach to Index Numbers for Multilateral Price Comparisons and their Standard Errors

WP05/2008
D.S. Prasada Rao, Alicia Rambaldi, Howard Doran
A Method to Construct World Tables of Purchasing Power Parities and Real Incomes Based on Multiple Benchmarks and Auxiliary Information: Analytical and Empirical Results

WP04/2008
Roger Carrington, Tim Coelli, D. S. Prasada Rao
Regulation of Private Health Insurance Premiums: Can Performance Assessment Play a Greater Role?

WP03/2008
Simon Eckermann, Tim Coelli
Including quality attributes in a model of health care efficiency: A net benefit approach

WP02/2008
Antonio Peyrache, Tim Coelli
Testing procedures for detection of linear dependencies in efficiency models

WP01/2008
Tim Coelli, Gholamreza Hajargasht, C.A. Knox Lovell
Econometric Estimation of an Input Distance Function in a System of Equations.


2007
 

WP05/2007
Derek Headey
What Professor Rodrik Means by Policy Reform: Appraising a Post-Washington Paradigm

WP04/2007
Bert M. Balk
Measuring Productivity Change without Neoclassical Assumptions: A Conceptual Analysis

WP03/2007
Kam Ki Tang, Dennis Petrie
Non-Hierarchical Bivariate Decomposition of Theil Indexes

WP02/2007
Wei Siang Wang, Peter Schmidt
On The Distribution of Estimated Technical Efficiency in Stochastic Frontier Models

WP01/2007
Harry Cominos, Alicia Rambaldi, D.S. Prasada Rao
Hedonic Imputed Housing Price Indices from a Model with Dynamic Shadow Prices Incorporating Nearest Neighbour Information
 

2006
 

WP05/2006
K. Renuka Ganegodage, Alicia N. Rambaldi, D.S. Prasada Rao, Kam Ki Tang
Old Title- Constructing Multideminsional Indexes of Economic Structure and Development)

WP04/2006
Gholamreza Hajargasht, D.S. Prasada Rao
Systems of Index Numbers for International Price Comparisons Based on the Stochastic Approach

WP03/2006
Gholamreza Hajargasht, Tim Coelli, D. S. Prasada Rao
A Dual Measure of Economies of Scope

WP02/2006
E. Grifell-Tatje, C. A. K. Lovell
Productivity at the Post: its Drivers and its Distribution

WP01/2006
Derek D. Headey, Dirk Bezemer
Something of a Paradox: The Curious Neglect of Agriculture in Development


2005

WP06/2005
Tim Coelli, Ludwig Lauwers, Guido Van Huylenbroec
Formulation of Technical, Economic and Environmental Efficiency Measures That Are Consistent With the Materials balance Condition

WP05/2005
Derek Headey
Foreign Aid and Foreign Policy: How donors undermine the effectiveness of overseas development assistance

WP04/2005
Krishna G. Iyer, Alicia N. Rambaldi, Kam Ki Tang
Measuring Efficiency externalities from Trade and Alternative Forms of Foreign Investment

WP03/2005
Howard E. Doran, D.S. Prasada Rao, Alicia N. Rambaldi
Constructing Internationally Comparable Real Income Aggregates by Combining Sparse Benchmark Data with Annual National Accounts Data. A State-Space Approach

WP02/2005
Derek D. Headey, D.S. Prasada Rao, Mohammad Alauddin
Explaining Agricultural Productivity Levels and Growth: An International Perspective

WP01/2005
Tim Coelli, Shannon Walding
Performance Measurement in the Australian Water Supply Industry
 

2004

WP08/2004
Derek D. Headey, Professor Christopher O`Donnell, D.S. Prasada Rao, Alan Duhs
All the Conditions of Effective Foreign Aid

WP07/2004
Supawat Rungsuriyawiboon, Chris O'Donnell
Curvature-Constrained Estimates of Technical Efficiency and Returns to Scale for U.S. Electric Utilities

WP06/2004
Supawat Rungsuriyawiboon, Tim Coelli
Regulatory Reform and Economic Performance in US Electricity Generation

WP05/2004
Supawat Rungsuriyawiboon
An Analysis of Cost Structures in the Electricity Generation Industry

WP04/2004
D.S. Prasada Rao, Derek D. Headey, Alan Duhs
All the Conditions of Effective Foreign Aid

WP03/2004
D.S. Prasada Rao
The Country-Product-Dummy Method: A Stochastic Approach to the Computation of Purchasing Power Parities in the ICP

WP02/2004
Chris O'Donnell, W.E. Griffiths
ESTIMATING STATE-CONTINGENT PRODUCTION FRONTIERS

WP01/2004
Alicia N. Rambaldi, Kam Ki Tang, G. Iyer Krishnai
Measuring Spillovers from Alternative Forms of Foreign Investment
 

2003

WP05/2003
Supawat Rungsuriyawiboon, Spiro E. Stefanou
Dynamic Efficiency Estimation: An Application to US Electric Utilities

WP04/2003
Gholamreza Hajargasht
Semiparametric Estimation of Stochastic Frontiers A Bayesian Penalized Approach

WP03/2003
Tim J. Coelli, Chris O'Donnell
A Bayesian Approach To Imposing Curvature On Distance Functions

WP02/2003
Tim J. Coelli, D.S. Prasada Rao
Total Factor Productivity Growth in Agriculture: A Malmquist Index Analysis of 93 Countries,1980-2000

WP01/2003
D.S. Prasada Rao, Christopher J. O'Donnell, George E. Battese
Metafrontier Functions for the Study of Inter-regional Productivity Differences