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Title: Analysing the efficiency of Portuguese pension funds: A stochastic frontier model
Authors: Barros, CP
Caporale, GM
Silvestre, AL
Keywords: Pension Funds; Efficiency; Stochastic Frontier Models
Issue Date: 2007
Publisher: Brunel University
Citation: Economics and Finance Discussion Papers, Brunel University, 07-13.
Abstract: This paper examines technical efficiency of Portuguese pension funds management companies, using a stochastic frontier model in order to obtain estimates of economies of scale and scope. The empirical findings reveal a significant effect of efficiency measures on pension funds efficiency. Their implications for managers and policy makers are discussed.
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Dept of Economics and Finance Research Papers

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