Journal article

Application of panel data models in benchmarking analysis of the electricity distribution sector

  • Farsi, Mehdi Istituto microeconomia e economia pubblica (MecoP), Facoltà di scienze economiche, Università della Svizzera italiana, Svizzera
  • Filippini, Massimo Istituto microeconomia e economia pubblica (MecoP), Facoltà di scienze economiche, Università della Svizzera italiana, Svizzera
  • Greene, William Department of Economics, Stern School of Business, New York University, USA
    2006
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  • Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics. - Blackwell Publishing Ltd.. - 2006, vol. 77, no. 3, p. 271–290
English This paper explores the application of several panel data models in measuring productive efficiency of the electricity distribution sector. Stochastic Frontier Analysis has been used to estimate the cost-efficiency of 59 distribution utilities operating over a nine year period in Switzerland. The estimated coefficients and inefficiency scores are compared across three different panel data... Show more…
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  • English
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