Assessing the performance of German Bundesliga football players: a non-parametric metafrontier approach

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This article presents a novel model for evaluating the performance of field players in football. Based upon Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA), we employ a nonconcave metafrontier approach that permits estimation of players’ efficiency scores under consideration of their playing positions. The model is applied to a data set of Germany’s premier league football… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10100-010-0146-7

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@article{Tiedemann2011AssessingTP, title={Assessing the performance of German Bundesliga football players: a non-parametric metafrontier approach}, author={Torben Tiedemann and Tammo Francksen and Uwe Latacz-Lohmann}, journal={CEJOR}, year={2011}, volume={19}, pages={571-587} }