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Chambers, Robert G.

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Works: 59 works in 126 publications in 2 languages and 1,733 library holdings
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Applied production analysis : a dual approach by Robert G Chambers( Book )
28 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 libraries worldwide
This book contains a modern treatment of production economics from a dual perspective, with a special emphasis on recent developments in the field. The book prepares the reader to apply the tools and concepts of the dual approach production economics to real world problems and data sets. Among other topics covered are flexible function forms, aggregation across inputs and outputs using the theory of separable structures, aggregation over economic optimizingfirms, the representation of multioutput technologies, and the analysis and measurement of technical change from both a primal and dual perspective
Uncertainty, production, choice, and agency : the state-contingent approach by Robert G Chambers( Book )
10 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
These insights open the way for developments in the basic theory of production under uncertainty, the theory of hedging behavior, the analysis of agency problems, and the theory of production insurance."--Jacket
Macroeconomics, agriculture, and exchange rates by agriculture, and exchange rates Macroeconomics( Book )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Optimal farm credit pricing under asymmetric information by Hyunok Lee( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Microéconomie de la production la mesure de l'efficacité et de la productivité by Walter Briec( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 124 libraries worldwide
"Pour la première fois en langue française, les auteurs présentent les différents concepts et outils nécessaires à l'analyse de la performance des entreprises ainsi qu'à la mesure de leur efficacité et de leur productivité. L'entreprise est-elle efficace? Le producteur alloue-t-il systématiquement les ressources qui sont à sa disposition de manière efficiente? Les coûts sont-ils toujours réellement minimisés? Quid de la maximisation du profit? Observons-nous des gains de productivité? Ces questions essentielles s'adressant à tous types d'industries et de secteurs trouveront dans cet ouvrage le contenu théorique nécessaire pour y répondre. L'ensemble des méthodes existantes est présenté de manière détaillée et rigoureuse. De plus, tout le matériel nécessaire au lecteur pour appliquer ces approches est fourni! Cet ouvrage s'adresse aux étudiants, doctorants et enseignants/chercheurs en économie et sciences du management."--Page 4 de la couv
Economic gains from agricultural trade : a review and bibliography by Barry Coyle( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Sir Charles Frank, OBE, FRS : an eightieth birthday tribute ( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Generalized quadratic revenue functions by Robert G Chambers( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
In this paper we focus on specification of revenue functions in their dual price space. We consider two distance functions, both dual to the revenue function: Shephard output distance function and the directional output distance function, both in price space. The former is multiplicative, satisfying homogeneity, the latter is additive satisfying transitivity. Functional equation methods yield translog specification for the Shephard case and quadratic for the directional case. Monte Carlo evidence suggests that the quadratic specification more precisely represents technology
Exploitation and efficiency in agrarian contracts by Robert G Chambers( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
An econometric investigation of the effect of exchange rate and monetary fluctuation on U.S. agriculture by Robert G Chambers( Archival Material )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
A state-contingent production approach to moral-hazard problems with an application to point-source pollution control by John Quiggin( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Separation and hedging results with state-contingent production by Robert G Chambers( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Generalized quadratic revenue functions ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
In this paper we focus on specification of revenue functions in their dual price space. We consider two distance functions, both dual to the revenue function: Shephard output distance function and the directional output distance function, both in price space. The former is multiplicative, satisfying homogeneity, the latter is additive satisfying transitivity. Functional equation methods yield translog specification for the Shephard case and quadratic for the directional case. Monte Carlo evidence suggests that the quadratic specification more precisely represents technology
Information, incentives, and the design of agricultural policies by Robert G Chambers( Article )
2 editions published in 2002 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A Critique of Exchange Rate Treatment in Agricultural Trade Models by Robert G Chambers( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
U.S. agricultural policy and trade : liberalization in the western hemisphere by Earl H Brown( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Price aggregation when price-taking firms' prices vary by Rulon D Pope( Article )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Aggregate productivity measures by Robert G Chambers( Article )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Bargaining power and efficiency in principal-agent relationships by John Quiggin( file )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Local utility functions and local probability transformations by John Quiggin( file )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Chambers, R.
Chambers, R. G.
Chambers, Robert
Robert G. Chambers economist (University of Maryland)
Robert G. Chambers Wirtschaftswissenschaftler (University of Maryland)
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English (78)
French (2)
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