Estimating the efficiency of general practitioners controlling for case mix and outlier effects

Data on some 600 general practitioners located in the same region of Austria for the years 2001–2003 are analyzed using Data Envelopment Analysis. The available information comprises patient numbers by age category, case mix, and resource use; outliers are removed with a procedure based on the order...

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Bibliographic Details
Journal Title: Empirical Economics
Authors and Corporations: Staat, Matthias
In: Empirical Economics, 40, 2011, 2, p. 321-342
Type of Resource: E-Article
Language:English
published:
Springer-Verlag
Subjects:
DEA