Improving discernment in DEA using profiling

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    The failure of data envelopment analysis to provide adequate discrimination between a small number of alternatives is illustrated using a facility location problem. A straightforward modification which finds a desirability (or relative efficiency) score for each input variable provides greater discrimination and at the same time discerns the strengths and weaknesses of each alternative. ----
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)361-364
    Issue number3
    Publication statusPublished - 1996


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