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Efficiency and Productivity

Harold O. Fried, C. A. Knox Lovell, and S. Schmidt Shelton

in The Measurement of Productive Efficiency and Productivity Change

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780195183528
eISBN:
9780199870288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195183528.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter begins with a brief discussion of variations in productive efficiency using airlines as an example. It then presents the main purpose of the book, which is to study inefficiency in ... More


Conclusion

Martine Quinzii

in Increasing Returns and Efficiency

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195065534
eISBN:
9780199855063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195065534.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

The general equilibrium analysis presented in this book shows that there are even more problems in using marginal cost pricing with increasing returns technologies than has been discussed at the time ... More


Article 81(3) EC as a productive efficiency enquiry

Okeoghene Odudu

in The Boundaries of EC Competition Law: The Scope of Article 81

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199278169
eISBN:
9780191699962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278169.003.0006
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Competition Law

This chapter focuses on the argument that Article 81(3) EC involves a productive efficiency enquiry. Collusion has caused an allocative inefficiency and this infringes Article 81(1) EC. Moreover, ... More


Thoughts on the Chicago Legacy in U.S. Antitrust

Richard Schmalensee

in How the Chicago School Overshot the Mark: The Effect of Conservative Economic Analysis on U.S. Antitrust

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195372823
eISBN:
9780199871773
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372823.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Behavioural Economics

This paper argues that the victories and even the losses of the Chicago School as constructive, because the losses stimulated more rigorous thinking. It revisits the theoretical battles of the 1950s ... More


Introduction: Setting the Stage

Robert Pitofsky

in How the Chicago School Overshot the Mark: The Effect of Conservative Economic Analysis on U.S. Antitrust

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195372823
eISBN:
9780199871773
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372823.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Behavioural Economics

This chapter presents four papers from some of the most eminent people in the antitrust field. It analyzes “barriers to entry” from a practical rather than theoretical point of view, and concludes ... More


On Producer Taxation

James A. Mirrlees

in Welfare, Incentives, and Taxation

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198295211
eISBN:
9780191685095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198295211.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter discusses the new results that could be obtained from productive efficiency. Due to the analysis of public production and commodity taxation made by Diamond and Mirrlees, it is believed ... More


The Economic Theory of Privatization

BERNARDO BORTOLOTTI DOMENICO SINISCALCO

in The Challenges of Privatization: An International Analysis

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199249343
eISBN:
9780191600845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199249342.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter presents a concise survey of the economic literature of privatization providing the theoretical backing for the empirical analyses carried out in the book. The chapter shows why private ... More


Productive Efficiency Analysis over Six Decades

Sumit K. Majumdar

in Lost Glory: India's Capitalism Story

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780199641994
eISBN:
9780191864070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199641994.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, Business History

This chapter contains an efficiency analysis for Indian industry from 1950–51 to 2013–14. Overall, there had been consistent growth in manufacturing employment over six decades, though by the 2010s ... More


Prologue

Sumit K. Majumdar

in Lost Glory: India's Capitalism Story

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780199641994
eISBN:
9780191864070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199641994.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, Business History

The chapter summarizes the story’s conceptualization and contextualization. India was once the largest economy on earth. Contemporaneously, it accounts for a trivial portion of the world’s economy. ... More


Performance and Efficiency of the Welfare State

Pierre Pestieau and Mathieu Lefebvre

in The Welfare State in Europe: Economic and Social Perspectives

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198817055
eISBN:
9780191858673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817055.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

One of the most widespread critiques levelled against the welfare state is its inefficiency. In this chapter we try to tackle the question of definition and measurement of the efficiency and the ... More


Incentives to Work and Performance in the Public Sector

George Economides, Apostolis Philippopoulos, and Petros Varthalitis

in Public Sector Economics and the Need for Reforms

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262034449
eISBN:
9780262332361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034449.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This paper develops a dynamic general equilibrium model with three distinct social groups, capitalists, private workers and public employees. After solving for the status quo equilibrium, which can ... More


Obstacles to Adoption

Edward Beatty

in Technology and the Search for Progress in Modern Mexico

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780520284890
eISBN:
9780520960558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520284890.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

The final two chapters examine those factors that constrained the adoption of new technologies and the assimilation of new knowledge and expertise. Despite the centrality of technological change ... More


Lost Glory: India's Capitalism Story

Sumit K. Majumdar

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780199641994
eISBN:
9780191864070
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199641994.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, Business History

Lost Glory: India’s Capitalism Story describes India’s industrialization experiences. Questions about long-term industry and productivity evolution, and their impact on economic growth, lie at the ... More


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