Technical efficiency in traditional agriculture : an econometric analysis of the Rupandehi district of Nepal
Sharma, Shalik Ram
This study attempts to provide a framework for a better understanding
of the technical and allocative efficiencies of individual
farms in paddy and wheat farming in the Rupandehi district of Nepal.
The input-output data obtained from a Farm Management Survey
of the Rupandehi district form the basis of this study. An unrestricted
form of the Cobb-Douglas production function is fitted to paddy and wheat
data separately. The function is estimated by two different techniques,
Ordinary Least...[Show more]
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