NON-PARAMETRIC ENVIRONMENTAL ADJUSTED PRODUCTIVITY (EAP) MEASURES: NEBRASKA AGRICULTURE SECTOR

Traditional Total factor productivity [TFP] misrepresents the true change in agricultural productivity because environmental bads jointly produced with desirable outputs are unaccounted. Nonparametric measures incorporating environmental bads support the hypothesis that prior [after] to 1980's the traditional TFP overstate [understate] production growths, reflecting peak use of chemicals.


Issue Date:
1998
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/20816
Total Pages:
13
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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