By Joe Zhu

ISBN-10: 1489976825

ISBN-13: 9781489976826

ISBN-10: 1489976841

ISBN-13: 9781489976840

This instruction manual compiles state of the art empirical reports and functions utilizing info Envelopment research (DEA). It contains a choice of 18 chapters written via DEA specialists. bankruptcy 1 examines the functionality of CEOs of U.S. banks and thrifts. bankruptcy 2 describes the community operational constitution of transportation enterprises and the relative community information envelopment research version. bankruptcy three demonstrates how you can use types of DEA types to compute total-factor power potency ratings with an software to strength potency. In bankruptcy four, the authors discover the effect of incorporating consumers' willingness to pay for carrier caliber in benchmarking versions on fee potency of distribution networks, and bankruptcy five offers a quick overview of past functions of DEA to the pro baseball undefined, by way of particular purposes to significant League Baseball.

Chapter 6 examines potency and productiveness of U.S. property-liability (P-L) insurers utilizing DEA, whereas bankruptcy 7 provides a two-stage community DEA version that decomposes the general potency of a decision-making unit into elements. bankruptcy eight offers a overview of the literature of DEA types for the perfoemance overview of mutual cash, and bankruptcy nine discusses the administration suggestions formula of the overseas vacationer resort in Taiwan. bankruptcy 10 offers a singular use of the two-stage community DEA to guage sustainable product layout performances. In bankruptcy eleven authors spotlight obstacles of a few DEA environmental potency types, and bankruptcy 12 stories purposes of DEA in secondary and tertiary education.

Chapter thirteen measures the relative functionality of recent York nation tuition districts within the 2011-2012 educational yr. bankruptcy 14 offers an introductory prelude to chapters 15 and sixteen, which either offer exact purposes of DEA in advertising. bankruptcy 17 then indicates the best way to decompose a brand new overall issue productiveness index that satisfies all economically-relevant axioms from index conception with an software to U.S. agriculture. eventually, bankruptcy 18 provides a different research that conducts a DEA examine entrance research, utilizing a community clustering approach to crew the DEA literature over the interval 2000 to 2014.

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4. Intermediate output of urban bus production service: Vehicle-kms in the urban bus sector. 5. Dedicated input in consumption process: Sales staff. 6. 4 7. Shared input for highway and urban bus production services: Mechanics. 8. Shared input for highway bus production service, urban bus production service and consumption process: Management employees. 9. Environmental variables: Population density and car ownership. 3 Adapted From Yu and Fan (2009). The passenger-km are not available for UB service, so the number of passengers is used as a proxy variable in this paper.

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7 is subject to the following constraints: The passenger production process is given by J X PP zPP j xij À Á PP 1 À βPP k xik , i ¼ 1, . . , I; ð2:7:1Þ j¼1 J X ðPP, CÞ zPP j mnj ðPP, CÞ ! mnk , n ¼ 1, . . , N; ð2:7:2Þ j¼1 PP βPP k ! 0, zj ! 0, j ¼ 1, . . , J: ð2:7:3Þ The freight production process is given by J X FP zFP j xlj À Á FP 1 À βFP xlk , l ¼ 1, . . , L; k ð2:7:4Þ j¼1 J X ðFP, CÞ zFP j mqj ðFP, CÞ ! mqk , q ¼ 1, . . , Q; ð2:7:5Þ j¼1 FP βFP k ! 0, zj ! 0, j ¼ 1, . . , J: ð2:7:6Þ 2 Assessment of Transportation Performance: A Network Structure 29 The consumption process consists of J X ðPP, CÞ ðPP, CÞ , n ¼ 1, .

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