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A stochastic grain production frontier model is estimated on a representative sample of Ukrainian state farms. Technical inefficiency effects are modeled as a function of workforce composition, other farm-specific variables, and time. Technical inefficiency increased over time. Investment in farm infrastructure is associated with higher levels of technical efficiency.

Subject(s): Productivity Analysis

Issue Date: 1998

Publication Type: Conference Paper/ Presentation

PURL Identifier: http://purl.umn.edu/20974

Total Pages: 14

Series Statement: Selected Paper

Record appears in: American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA) > 1998 Annual meeting, August 2-5, Salt Lake City, UT





Author: Kurkalova, Lyubov A. ; Jensen, Helen H.

Source: http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/20974?ln=en







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