Bos, J.W.B. and Koetter, M. (2006): Handling losses in translog profit models.
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In this paper, we compare standard approaches used to handle losses in logarithmic stochastic profit frontier models with a simple novel approach. We discuss discriminatory power, rank stability and precision of profit eﬃciency scores. Our new method enhances rank stability and discriminatory power, and improves the precision of profit efficiency scores.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Institution:||Utrecht School of Economics|
|Original Title:||Handling losses in translog profit models|
|Keywords:||profit efficiency; stochastic frontier analysis; truncation and censoring|
|Subjects:||L - Industrial Organization > L2 - Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior > L23 - Organization of Production
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C2 - Single Equation Models; Single Variables > C24 - Truncated and Censored Models; Switching Regression Models
G - Financial Economics > G2 - Financial Institutions and Services > G21 - Banks; Depository Institutions; Micro Finance Institutions; Mortgages
|Depositing User:||J.W.B. Bos|
|Date Deposited:||11. Jan 2007|
|Last Modified:||01. Mar 2013 22:31|
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