Moorsteen

Prices & Production Mach Us (Rand Corporation Research Center Studies) by Richard Moorstein

Publisher: Harvard University Press

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ISBN 100674704509
ISBN 109780674704503

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Moorsteen and Mr. Abramowitz are experienced bureaucrats as well as China experts. Authors Moorsteen and Abramowitz propose a plan of action for improving U.S.–China relations that should stimulate the American public as well as Washington decisionmakers.

Dealing effectively with China requires both a long–term perspective and an approach that faces up to fundamental issues, going beyond “atmospherics” and : Richard Moorsteen, Morton Abramowitz. Firstly, the cumulative Luenberger and Luenberger-Hicks-Moorsteen productivity indicators for the whole of China are plotted in Fig.

1 over time for a total of eight scenarios: convex and nonconvex technologies, and CRS and VRS technologies, respectively.

Three clusters of productivity growth can be identified in Fig. 1.A first group includes the Luenberger-Hicks-Moorsteen productivity Cited by: The Törnqvist index approximates the Hicks-Moorsteen index when there is profit-maximizing behaviour and input and output distance functions can be represented by a translog functional form with.

The paper uses Hicks-Moorsteen TFP indicator to measure the changes of total factor productivity in China’s commercial banks from to on the basis of big data in BankScope database.

By analyzing the sample data and total factor productivity, the paper finds out in-depth motives of the dynamic changes of TFP. At present, domestic commercial banks are at the stage of deepening reforms. By contrast, the Hicks-Moorsteen index satisfies the determinateness axiom, as conjectured by Bjurek () and proven in Briec and Kerstens () In this book, measures of productivity.

Along with the vigorous development of capital market, the number of security investors and security companies in number and scale has grown rapidly. Based on this, the paper focused on the national 15 large listed security companies as our research object.

By using the O’Donnell of Hicks-Moorsteen TFP index decomposition, we analyze the efficiency and total factor growth rate of the   Total Factor Productivity Toolbox is a new set of functions to calculate the main Total Factor Productivity (TFP) indices and their decompositions, based on Shephard’s distance functions, and using Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) programming techniques.

The package includes code for the standard Malmquist, Moorsteen–Bjurek, price-weighted and share-weighted TFP indices, allowing for. Economic Prospects for Communist China* - Volume 11 Issue 2 - Richard Moorsteen.

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For an excerpt of the first chapter, go to Laurie R. King's website. The assessment of the productivity growth of ports is essential to improve their performance and competitiveness.

Although there are several nonparametric methodologies to compute the productivity change, the Hicks–Moorsteen productivity index is the only multiplicatively completed index that can be computed without price data.

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A final paper elaborates for factor productivity calculation the index number theory that was developed by Moorsteen and the author for output measurement. book A New U.S. Policy Toward China, by A D Barnett, and book Remaking China Policy, by R Moorsteen and M Abramowitz, revd by M B Young.

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Created Date: 8/11/ AM. Downloadable. Total Factor Productivity Toolbox is a new package for MATLAB that includes functions to calculate the main Total Factor Productivity (TFP) indices and their decompositions, based on Shephard’s distance functions and using Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) programming techniques.

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