An Analysis of Allocative Efficiency of Wheat Growers in Northern Pakistan
Muhammad Bashir and
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Muhammad Bashir: Faculty of Rural Social Sciences.
Dilawar Khan: Department of Agricultural Economics at the NWFP Agricultural University, Peshawar.
The Pakistan Development Review, 2005, vol. 44, issue 4, 643-657
Restricted translog production model is used to estimate the allocative efficiency of wheat growers in Peshawar Valley. It is found that average allocative efficiency is 72 percent. To increase the allocative efficiency, farmers need to increase the use of nitrogen and phosphorous and decrease the use of tillage and irrigation.
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