Measuring cost efficiency of public and academic libraries in Poland -- a methodological perspective and empirical experience

Osiewaiski, Jacek; Osiewalska, Anna
January 2004
IATUL Annual Conference Proceedings;2004, Vol. 14, p1
Conference Proceeding
Determines the cost efficiency of public and academic libraries in Poland through a methodological perspective and empirical experience. Summary of the microeconomic foundations of the cost efficiency analysis; Presentation of the stochastic frontier cost model from the econometrics literature; Choice of variables for the library cost function.


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