Performance Assessment in the Public Sector

  • C. A. Knox Lovell
Part of the Studies in Productivity and Efficiency book series (SIPE, volume 1)


Economists, management scientists and public administration scholars have long been interested in the assessment of the performance of the public sector, and in the identification of the likely determinants of performance variation, both across jurisdictions and through time. Their interest is well placed, and motivated by a number of factors.


Public Sector Performance Assessment Shadow Prex Data Constraint Resource Price 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. A. Knox Lovell
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Economics, Terry College of BusinessUniversity of GeorgiaAthensUSA

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