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Journal of Productivity Analysis

1989 - 2024

Current editor(s): William Greene, Chris O'Donnell and Victor Podinovski

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Volume 58, issue 2, 2022

Do Egocentric information networks influence technical efficiency of farmers? Empirical evidence from Ghana pp. 109-128 Downloads
Sadick Mohammed and Awudu Abdulai
A general equilibrium assessment of COVID-19's labor productivity impacts on china's regional economies pp. 129-150 Downloads
Xi He, Edward Balistreri, Gyu Hyun Kim and Wendong Zhang
The empirics of granular origins: some challenges and solutions with an application to the UK pp. 151-170 Downloads
Nikola Dacic and Marko Melolinna
Extending the zero-sum gains data envelopment analysis model pp. 171-184 Downloads
Thanasis Bouzidis and Giannis Karagiannis
Cross-country agricultural TFP convergence and capital deepening: evidence for induced innovation from 17 OECD countries pp. 185-202 Downloads
Yu Sheng, V. Eldon Ball, Kenneth Erickson and Carlos San Juan Mesonada
In search for the most preferred solution in value efficiency analysis pp. 203-220 Downloads
Panagiotis Ravanos and Giannis Karagiannis
Aggregate productivity and inefficient cropping patterns in Uganda pp. 221-237 Downloads
Bruno Morando
Assessing total factor productivity across Africa: an empirical investigation pp. 239-253 Downloads
Zhiyang Shen and Vivian Valdmanis

Volume 58, issue 1, 2022

Persistent and transient inefficiency in a spatial autoregressive panel stochastic frontier model pp. 1-13 Downloads
Hung-pin Lai and Kien Tran
The productivity growth of euro area banks pp. 15-33 Downloads
Ivan Huljak, Reiner Martin and Diego Moccero
Model uncertainty and efficiency measurement in stochastic frontier analysis with generalized errors pp. 35-54 Downloads
Kamil Makieła and Błażej Mazur
Stochastic vs. deterministic frontier distance output function: Evidence from Brazilian higher education institutions pp. 55-74 Downloads
Ariel Gustavo Letti, Mauricio Bittencourt and Luis E. Vila
Global Malmquist and cost Malmquist indexes for group comparison pp. 75-93 Downloads
Barnabé Walheer
Investment Inefficiency and Corporate Social Responsibility pp. 95-108 Downloads
Tadesse Getacher Engida, Christopher Parmeter, Xudong Rao and Alfons G.J.M. Oude Lansink

Volume 57, issue 3, 2022

The shadow prices of CO2, SO2 and NOx for U.S. coal power industry 2010–2017: a convex quantile regression method pp. 243-253 Downloads
Shirong Zhao and Guangshun Qiao
The structure of production technologies with ratio inputs and outputs pp. 255-267 Downloads
Ole Bent Olesen, Niels Christian Petersen and Victor V. Podinovski
Exploring hospital efficiency within and between Italian regions: new empirical evidence pp. 269-284 Downloads
Cristian Barra, Raffaele Lagravinese and Roberto Zotti
Goodness--of--fit tests for stochastic frontier models based on the characteristic function pp. 285-296 Downloads
Simos G. Meintanis and Christos K. Papadimitriou
Energy intensity improvement and energy productivity changes: an analysis of BRICS and G7 countries pp. 297-311 Downloads
Ching-Ren Chiu, Ming-Chung Chang and Jin-Li Hu
Elasticity measurement on multiple levels of DEA frontiers: an application to agriculture pp. 313-324 Downloads
Seda Busra Sarac, Kazim Baris Atici and Aydin Ulucan

Volume 57, issue 2, 2022

Nonparametric measurement of potential gains from mergers: an additive decomposition and application to Indian bank mergers pp. 115-130 Downloads
Subhash Ray and Shilpa Sethia
Measuring and comparing World Bank regions’ ‘ease of doing business’ opportunity sets pp. 131-155 Downloads
Nicky Rogge and Alena Kolyaseva
Environmental efficiency measurement when producers control pollutants under heterogeneous conditions: a generalization of the materials balance approach pp. 157-176 Downloads
Andreas Eder
Technical progress and induced innovation in China: a variable profit function approach pp. 177-191 Downloads
K. K. Gary Wong, Belton Fleisher, Min Qiang (Kent) Zhao and William H. McGuire
The choice of efficiency benchmarking metric in evaluating firm productivity and viability pp. 193-211 Downloads
S. C. West, A. W. Mugera and R. S. Kingwell
Technical efficiency and firm heterogeneity in stochastic frontier models: application to smallholder maize farms in Ethiopia pp. 213-241 Downloads
Ali M. Oumer, Amin Mugera, Michael Burton and Atakelty Hailu

Volume 57, issue 1, 2022

Decomposition of technical efficiency under fixed proportion technologies: an application of data envelopment analysis pp. 1-22 Downloads
Viera Mendelová
Evidence from shadow price of equity on “Too-Big-to-Fail” Banks pp. 23-40 Downloads
Paul Wilson and Shirong Zhao
Crop yield convergence across districts in India’s poorest state pp. 41-59 Downloads
Rishabh Sinha
A generalization of environmental productivity analysis pp. 61-78 Downloads
A. Abad and P. Ravelojaona
Efficiency measurement of higher education units using multilevel frontier analysis pp. 79-92 Downloads
Abolghasem Naderi
Capital and labor misallocation in the Netherlands pp. 93-113 Downloads
Maurice J.G. Bun and Jasper Winter

Volume 56, issue 2, 2021

Heterogeneity in frontier analysis: does it matter for benchmarking farms? pp. 69-84 Downloads
Elizabeth Ahikiriza, Jef Meensel, Xavier Gellynck and Ludwig Lauwers
Modeling dependence in two-tier stochastic frontier models pp. 85-101 Downloads
Alecos Papadopoulos, Christopher Parmeter and Subal Kumbhakar
Density deconvolution with Laplace errors and unknown variance pp. 103-113 Downloads
Jun Cai, William Horrace and Christopher Parmeter
Changes in the productive efficiency of U.S. flour mills in the late nineteenth century: an input-distance-function approach pp. 115-132 Downloads
Yongseung Han, Arthur Snow and Ronald Warren
Quadratic-mean-of-order-r indexes of output, input and productivity pp. 133-138 Downloads
Hideyuki Mizobuchi and Valentin Zelenyuk
Vertical integration vs. specialization: a nonparametric conditional efficiency estimate for the global semiconductor industry pp. 139-150 Downloads
Guangshun Qiao and Zhan-ao Wang
Estimation of bank performance from multiple perspectives: an alternative solution to the deposit dilemma pp. 151-170 Downloads
Dan Li, Yanfeng Li, Yeming Gong and Jiawei Yang

Volume 56, issue 1, 2021

From micro to macro: a note on the analysis of aggregate productivity dynamics using firm-level data pp. 1-14 Downloads
Daniel Dias and Carlos Marques
Farm and non-farm labor decisions and household efficiency pp. 15-31 Downloads
Dimitris Christopoulos, Margarita Genius and Vangelis Tzouvelekas
Estimation and efficiency evaluation of stochastic frontier models with interval dependent variables pp. 33-44 Downloads
Shih-Tang Hwu, Tsu-Tan Fu and Wen-Jen Tsay
Optimal solutions of multiplier DEA models pp. 45-68 Downloads
Victor V. Podinovski and Tatiana Bouzdine-Chameeva

Volume 55, issue 3, 2021

Symposium Overview pp. 155-155 Downloads
William H. Greene, Robert G. Chambers and Victor Podinovski
Performance measurement and joint production of intended and unintended outputs pp. 157-175 Downloads
Finn R. Førsund
A commentary on “Performance measurement and joint production of intended and unintended outputs” by Finn Førsund pp. 177-184 Downloads
Sushama Murty and R. Robert Russell
Comment: Performance measurement and joint production of intended and unintended outputs pp. 185-188 Downloads
F. Ang and K. H. Dakpo
Comments: Performance measurement and joint production of intended and unintended outputs pp. 189-193 Downloads
Rolf Färe and Shawna Grosskopf
Rejoinders to the comments on my paper “Performance measurement and joint production of intended and unintended outputs” pp. 195-201 Downloads
Finn R. Førsund

Volume 55, issue 2, 2021

Resource allocation in multi-divisional multi-product firms pp. 47-70 Downloads
Binlei Gong and Robin Sickles
Latent heterogeneity to evaluate the effect of human capital on world technology frontier pp. 71-89 Downloads
Camilla Mastromarco and Leopold Simar
The closest strong efficient targets in the FDH technology: an enumeration method pp. 91-105 Downloads
J. Vakili and R. Sadighi Dizaji
On aggregation of multi-factor productivity indexes pp. 107-133 Downloads
Rolf Färe and Valentin Zelenyuk
World agricultural convergence pp. 135-153 Downloads
Lingran Yuan, Shurui Zhang, Shuo Wang, Zesen Qian and Binlei Gong

Volume 55, issue 1, 2021

A new family of copulas, with application to estimation of a production frontier system pp. 1-14 Downloads
Christine Amsler, Artem Prokhorov and Peter Schmidt
Stochastic frontier models using the Generalized Exponential distribution pp. 15-29 Downloads
Alecos Papadopoulos
The sensitivity of efficiency scores to input and other choices in stochastic frontier analysis: an empirical investigation pp. 31-40 Downloads
Quang Nguyen, Sean Pascoe, Louisa Coglan and Hong Son Nghiem
Estimation of costs of technical and allocative inefficiency pp. 41-46 Downloads
Subal Kumbhakar and Mike Tsionas
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