Project

Estimating and explaining government efficiency in Belgium: a non-parametric approach

Duration
01 October 2009 → 30 September 2013
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund, Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Promotor
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Applied economics
    • Economic history
    • Macroeconomics and monetary economics
    • Microeconomics
    • Tourism
Keywords
local police efficiency non-parametric secondary education
 
Project description

In this research project, government efficiency in Belgium is estimated and explained by the use of a nonparametric or semiparametric approach. Two government sectors are chosen because of their economic importance and data availability: secondary education and local police.