Interlinked Factor Markets and Allocative Efficiency: Evidence from Rural West Bengal, India

@article{Laha2011InterlinkedFM,
  title={Interlinked Factor Markets and Allocative Efficiency: Evidence from Rural West Bengal, India},
  author={Arindam Laha and Pravat Kumar Kuri},
  journal={The Pakistan Development Review},
  year={2011},
  volume={50},
  pages={29-45}
}
The issue of the implication of interlinkage of factor markets on the allocative efficiency level of the farm households deserves a special attention in the light of the controversy among two distinct schools of thought: the Neoclassical and the Marxist. An attempt has been made in the paper to measure allocative and cost efficiencies of the interlinked holding vis-a-vis a comparable group of non-interlinked holding in the framework of Data Envelopment Analysis. Empirical evidence establishes… 
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