Hierarchical Systems

  • Chiang Kao
Part of the International Series in Operations Research & Management Science book series (ISOR, volume 240)


The primary purpose of network DEA studies is to open the black box of a system, taking the operations of its component divisions into consideration when measuring its efficiency. Scholars thus endeavor to identify and classify the structures of the general network system, so that they can be analyzed in a systematic manner.


Power Unit System Efficiency Hierarchical System Output Factor Innovation Efficiency 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chiang Kao
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  1. 1.Department of Industrial and Information ManagementNational Cheng Kung UniversityTainanTaiwan

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