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000147488 245__ $$aTechnical efficiency of Kansas arable crop farms: a local maximum likelihood approach
000147488 260__ $$c2013
000147488 269__ $$a2013
000147488 270__ $$mbouali.guesmi@upc.edu$$pGUESMI,   BOUALI
000147488 270__ $$mteresa.serra-devesa@upc.edu$$pSERRA,   TERESA
000147488 270__ $$mafeather@agecon.ksu.edu$$pFEATHERSTONE,   ALLEN MERRIL
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000147488 336__ $$aConference Paper/ Presentation
000147488 490__ $$aPAPER
000147488 490__ $$aP1832
000147488 520__ $$aThe present study uses local maximum likelihood (LML) methods recently proposed by Kumbhakar et al. (2007) to assess the technical efficiency of arable crop Kansas farms. LML techniques overcome the most relevant limitations associated to mainstream parametric stochastic frontier models. Results suggest that Kansas farms reach technical efficiency levels on the order of 90%. These results are compared with another flexible efficiency assessment alternative: the deterministic data envelopment analysis (DEA).
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000147488 650__ $$aCrop Production/Industries
000147488 650__ $$aProduction Economics
000147488 650__ $$aProductivity Analysis
000147488 6531_ $$aTechnical efficiency
000147488 6531_ $$aNonparametric
000147488 6531_ $$aLocal maximum likelihood approach
000147488 700__ $$aGuesmi,   Bouali
000147488 700__ $$aSerra,   Teresa
000147488 700__ $$aFeatherstone,   Allen M.
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000147488 982__ $$gAgricultural and Applied Economics Association>2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C.