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ERIC Number: EJ850990
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Sep
Pages: 19
Abstractor: As Provided
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ISSN: ISSN-1673-341X
Malmquist Index Analysis of the Dynamic Changes in Scientific Research Productivity of Some Chinese Universities before and after Merger
Hu, Yongmei; Liang, Wenyan
Frontiers of Education in China, v3 n3 p429-447 Sep 2008
This paper describes the dynamic changes in research productivity of Chinese higher education institutions (HEIs) before and after merger with Malmquist index, and decomposes the total factor productivity change index into catching-up effect, scale effect and frontier-shift effect. The main finding is that technological improvement and innovation are important factors to improve scientific research productivity of Chinese HEIs.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: China