By Subal Kumbhakar and C. Lovell; Abstract: Stochastic Frontier Analysis. Subal Kumbhakar ([email protected]) and C. Lovell. in Cambridge Books from. Later, Kumbhakar and Lovell () provide a further detailed explanation. . Stochastic Frontier Analysis (SFA) is a family of methods in this category. The only exception is hospital beds (BEDS = ). Since it is an indicator of capital stock, it should have a negative sign (see Kumbhakar and Lovell, ).

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These are small issues that can easily be fixed. Since these frontiers envelop rather than analysix the data, and since the authors continue to maintain the traditional econometric belief in the presence of external forces contributing to random statistical noise, the work is titled Stochastic Frontier Analysis.

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