Efficiency in the Public Sector

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-4923-3 (Print) 978-1-4757-3592-5 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-7

      Introduction

  3. Issues in Public Sector Efficiency Evaluation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 11-35

      Performance Assessment in the Public Sector

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      Pages 37-60

      Why Have the Returns to Microeconomic Reform been so Disappointing?

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      Pages 61-81

      Performance Measurement and Resource Allocation

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      Pages 83-100

      A Property-Rights Perspective of Efficiency: Privatizing the Commons

  4. Efficiency Analysis in the Public Sector — Advances in Theory and Practice

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-167

      The Deadweight Costs of Capital Taxation in Australia

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      Pages 169-200

      A Comparison of Alternative Productivity Growth Measures: With Application to Electricity Generation

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      Pages 201-217

      Integrating Consumer Satisfaction into Productivity Indexes

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      Pages 219-248

      Productive Structure and Efficiency of Public Hospitals

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      Pages 249-271

      Measuring Output of Hospital Services

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      Pages 273-300

      Efficiency in the Provision of Municipal Nursing- and Home-Care Services: The Norwegian Experience

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 301-302