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|Title:||Agglomeration externalities, productivity, and technical inefficiency||Contributor(s):||Tveteras, R (author); Battese, George Edward (author)||Publication Date:||2006||Handle Link:||https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/1668||Abstract:||Agglomeration externalities can have positive effects on both the production possibility frontier and technical inefficiency of firms. Increased levels of localized knowledge spillovers and substitution of internal inputs with external inputs may lead to fewer errors in decision-making and execution of production tasks, thus causing firms to become technically more efficient relative to the production frontier. When we estimate a stochastic frontier production model on a large panel of salmon aquaculture farms, we find econometric support for positive agglomeration externalities on both the production frontier and technical inefficiency.||Publication Type:||Journal Article||Source of Publication:||Journal of Regional Science, 46(4), p. 605-625||Publisher:||Blackwell Publishing, Inc||Place of Publication:||USA||ISSN:||0022-4146||Field of Research (FOR):||190404 Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies||Peer Reviewed:||Yes||HERDC Category Description:||C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal||Other Links:||http://www.swetswise.com/
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