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ERIC Number: EJ553807
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0964-5292
Assessing the Comparative Efficiency of Higher Education Institutions in the UK by Means of Data Envelopment Analysis.
Athanassopoulos, Antreas D.; Shale, Estelle
Education Economics, v5 n2 p117-34 Aug 1997
Examines the comparative efficiency of higher education institutions in the United Kingdom, responding to governmental concerns for accountability, value for money, and cost control. Tests concepts of cost and outcome efficiency, using data- development analysis, to gain further insights into universities' operations. Applying this methodology to 45 universities revealed a subset of 6 institutions performing satisfactorily across alternative efficiency tests. (31 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom