2 Results for 'Yeager, E.'

PR – Risk Adjusted Cost Efficiency Indices

This paper examines the impact of downside risk on cost efficiency for a sample of farms. Cost efficiency was estimated using traditional input and output measures, and then re-estimated including each farm’s downside risk score. Comparisons were made with and ...Read More

PR – Risk Adjusted Cost Efficiency Indices

The purpose of this paper was to develop recommendations for benchmarking. The operating profit margin ratio and the asset turnover ratio were the chosen benchmarks. These ratios were computed for each farm in the data set using one-year average data ...Read More