Regulation, pollution and heterogeneity in Japanese steam power generation companies

Barros, Carlos Pestana & Managi, Shunsuke (2009) Regulation, pollution and heterogeneity in Japanese steam power generation companies. Energy Policy, 37(8), pp. 3109-3114.

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Abstract

In this paper, the random stochastic frontier model is used to estimate the technical efficiency of Japanese steam power generation companies taking into regulation and pollution. The companies are ranked according to their productivity for the period 1976-2003 and homogenous and heterogeneous variables in the cost function are disentangled. Policy implication is derived.

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ID Code: 75487
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Efficiency; Energy companies; Japan
DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2009.04.003
ISSN: 1873-6777
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ECONOMICS (140000) > APPLIED ECONOMICS (140200)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School
Current > Schools > School of Economics & Finance
Copyright Owner: © 2009 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Deposited On: 24 Aug 2014 23:31
Last Modified: 26 Aug 2014 02:36

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