Engineering Production Functions and Technical Progress

  • Sören Wibe

Abstract

In two trailblazing articles (1949, 1953) Hollis B. Chenery introduced the concept of ‘engineering production functions’. The articles presented an attempt to construct empirical production function ‘from engineering calculations rather, than from statistical examination of plant observations’ (1953, p. 297).

Keywords

Furnace Dust Transportation Charcoal Briquette 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sören Wibe
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  1. 1.University of UmeåSweden

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