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On setting scale efficient targets in DEA

By Gautam Appa and M. Yue


This paper discusses theoretical and practical aspects of setting scale efficient targets in DEA. We provide new models for setting scale efficient targets for overall inefficient DMUs which overcome some of the technical problems in the commonly used methods of setting a target. The new targets are shown to be the same under input minimisation and output maximisation criteria. Practical problems o

Topics: HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Publisher: Palgrave
Year: 1999
DOI identifier: 10.1057/palgrave.jors.2600666
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Provided by: LSE Research Online
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