Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Peter Bogetoft
    Pages 1-21
  3. Peter Bogetoft
    Pages 23-47
  4. Peter Bogetoft
    Pages 49-69
  5. Peter Bogetoft
    Pages 71-102
  6. Peter Bogetoft
    Pages 103-126
  7. Peter Bogetoft
    Pages 127-161
  8. Peter Bogetoft
    Pages 163-193
  9. Peter Bogetoft
    Pages 195-223
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 225-255

About this book

Introduction

"In this book, Peter Bogetoft - THE expert on the theory and practice of benchmarking - provides an in–depth yet very accessible and readable explanation of the best way to do benchmarking, starting from the ground up."
Rick Antle
William S. Beinecke Professor of Accounting, Yale School of Management
CFO, Compensation Valuation, Inc.

"I highly recommend this well-written and comprehensive book on measuring and managing performance. Dr. Bogetoft summarizes the fundamental mathematical concepts in an elegant, intuitive, and understandable way."
Jon A. Chilingerian
Professor, Brandeis University and INSEAD

"Bogetoft gives in his book Performance Benchmarking an excellent introduction to the methodological basis of benchmarking."
Christian Parbøl
Director, DONG Energy

"This book is the primer on benchmarking for performance management."
Albert Birck
Business Performance Manager, Maersk Oil

"This excellent book provides a non technical introduction to performance management."
Misja Mikkers,
Director, Dutch Health Care Authority

"With this very well written and comprehensive introduction to the many facets of benchmarking in hand, organizations have no excuse for not applying the best and cost effective benchmarking methods in their performance assessments."
Stig P. Christensen
Senior R&D Director, COWI

Keywords

Benchmarking Comprehensive Evaluations Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) Performance Stochastic Frontier Analysis (SFA) Strategic Choices

Authors and affiliations

  • Peter Bogetoft
    • 1
  1. 1., Department of EconomicsCopenhagen Business School CBSFrederiksbergDenmark

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-6043-5
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-6042-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-6043-5
  • Series Print ISSN 2192-8096
  • Series Online ISSN 2192-810X
  • About this book