Advanced DEA Models with R Codes

  • Farhad Hosseinzadeh Lotfi
  • Ali EbrahimnejadEmail author
  • Mohsen Vaez-Ghasemi
  • Zohreh Moghaddas
Part of the Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing book series (STUDFUZZ, volume 386)


Using data envelopment analysis as a mathematical performance evaluation tool is much more serious for researchers and practitioners. Different data envelopment analysis models are now introduced in different fields. In addition to the classic performance evaluation models in data envelopment analysis, developed models such as super-efficiency, returns to scale, progress and regress models, and so on have been introduced in this technique that help different aspects of analytics and decision making units in performance evaluation. In this chapter, such developed DEA models are formulated, and then the corresponding R codes for these models are provided.


Data envelopment analysis Benchmark Ranking Returns to scale Malmquist productivity index Cost efficiency Revenue efficiency Profit efficiency Directional efficiency Common weights Congestion 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Farhad Hosseinzadeh Lotfi
    • 1
  • Ali Ebrahimnejad
    • 2
    Email author
  • Mohsen Vaez-Ghasemi
    • 3
  • Zohreh Moghaddas
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics, Science and Research BranchIslamic Azad UniversityTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of Mathematics, Qaemshahr BranchIslamic Azad UniversityQaemshahrIran
  3. 3.Department of Mathematics, Rasht BranchIslamic Azad UniversityRashtIran
  4. 4.Department of Mathematics, Qazvin BranchIslamic Azad UniversityQazvinIran

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