A stochastic frontier production function with flexible risk properties

Battese, GE, Rambaldi, AN and Wan, GH (1997). A stochastic frontier production function with flexible risk properties. In: 39th Annual Conference of the Australian-Agricultural-Economics-Society, Perth Australia, (269-280). Feb 14-16, 1995. doi:10.1023/A:1007755604744


Author Battese, GE
Rambaldi, AN
Wan, GH
Title of paper A stochastic frontier production function with flexible risk properties
Conference name 39th Annual Conference of the Australian-Agricultural-Economics-Society
Conference location Perth Australia
Conference dates Feb 14-16, 1995
Journal name Journal of Productivity Analysis   Check publisher's open access policy
Place of Publication DORDRECHT
Publisher KLUWER ACADEMIC PUBL
Publication Year 1997
Year available 1997
Sub-type Fully published paper
DOI 10.1023/A:1007755604744
Open Access Status Not yet assessed
ISSN 0895-562X
Volume 8
Issue 3
Start page 269
End page 280
Total pages 12
Language eng
Abstract/Summary This paper considers a stochastic frontier production function which has additive, heteroscedastic error structure. The model allows for negative or positive marginal production risks of inputs, as originally proposed by Just and Pope (1978). The technical efficiencies of individual firms in the sample are a function of the levels of the input variables in the stochastic frontier, in addition to the technical inefficiency effects. These are two features of the model which are not exhibited by the commonly used stochastic frontiers with multiplicative error structures,
Keyword Panel-Data
Efficiency
Firm
Q-Index Code E1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown

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Sub-type: Journal of Productivity Analysis
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