1 Exports , Foreign Ownership and Firm-level Efficiency in Ethiopia and Kenya : An Application of Stochastic Frontier Model

  • Adugna Lemi
  • Published 2015
Using the World Bank Enterprise Surveys data for Ethiopia (2006 and 2011) and Kenya (2007 and 2013), this study empirically investigates the significance of exports and foreign ownership in influencing firm-level efficiency. We estimate a standard Cobb-Douglas production function using Stochastic Frontier Analysis. In addition to the two variables of… CONTINUE READING