Location of Course
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/
- Rudimentary/introductory statistics and economic knowledge to first year undergraduate level (e.g. basic production functions).