Management for Professionals

Performance Benchmarking

Measuring and Managing Performance

Authors: Bogetoft, Peter

  • Uses recent advances in benchmarking, most notably the Data Envelopment Analysis(DEA) and Stochastic Frontier Analysis (SFA) methods
  • Discusses in detail how such comprehensive evaluations support managerial decision making
  • Explains how to use a benchmarking model to support strategic choices
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"In this book, Peter Bogetoft - THE expert on the theory and practice of benchmarking - provides an in–depth yet very accessible and readable explanation of the best way to do benchmarking, starting from the ground up."
Rick Antle
William S. Beinecke Professor of Accounting, Yale School of Management
CFO, Compensation Valuation, Inc.

"I highly recommend this well-written and comprehensive book on measuring and managing performance. Dr. Bogetoft summarizes the fundamental mathematical concepts in an elegant, intuitive, and understandable way."
Jon A. Chilingerian
Professor, Brandeis University and INSEAD

"Bogetoft gives in his book Performance Benchmarking an excellent introduction to the methodological basis of benchmarking."
Christian Parbøl
Director, DONG Energy

"This book is the primer on benchmarking for performance management."
Albert Birck
Business Performance Manager, Maersk Oil

"This excellent book provides a non technical introduction for performance management."
Misja Mikkers,
Director, Dutch Health Care Authority

"With this very well written and comprehensive introduction to the many facets of benchmarking in hand, organizations have no excuse for not applying the best and cost effective benchmarking methods in their performance assessments."
Stig P. Christensen
Senior R&D Director, COWI

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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • ISBN 978-1-4899-9170-6
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Performance Benchmarking
Book Subtitle
Measuring and Managing Performance
Authors
Series Title
Management for Professionals
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-6043-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-6043-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-6042-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4899-9170-6
Series ISSN
2192-8096
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 255
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