Workshop: An Introduction to Measuring Efficiency in Public Sector Organisations: analytical techniques and policy
Centre for Health Economics, University of York (York, United Kingdom)
Start date: Oct 16, 2012
End date: Oct 19, 2012
Application Deadline: Oct 10, 2012
Type of Course: Workshop
Study Options: not specified
Entry Requirements: Rudimentary/introductory statistics and economic knowledge to first year undergraduate level (e.g. basic production functions).
Course Fees: See website
Date of appearance on June 25, 2012
URL for further information: http://www.york.ac.uk/che/course...
Centre for Health Economics, University of York
ARRC Building, Alcuin College
YO10 5DD York
An introduction to techniques for measuring public sector organisations' relative efficiency using Stochastic Frontier Analysis, Data Envelopment Analysis and multi-level modelling. Participants learn to use the software and apply the techniques to data with a focus on the policy implications. The workshop is for researchers, PhD students and analysts in central and local government. Further information and online booking at: http://www.york.ac.uk/che/courses/short/measuring-efficiency/
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