Production Efficiency in Domesday England, 1086

Production Efficiency in Domesday England, 1086

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This fascinating study uses Domesday book data and Management Science methods to examine manorial production efficiency in Medieval Essex in 1086. This book reveals unexpected facts about economic history, and is a remarkable contribution to economic history and medieval studies. It will be of great interest to economists, management scientists, medievalists and anyone involved with Domesday studies.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 13.72mm | 362g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • ROUTLEDGE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138866202
  • 9781138866201

Table of contents

List of tables, List of figures, 1. Introduction, and Background, 2. Measuring Efficiency: Theoretical Ideas, 3. Algebraic Methods: Linear Programming, 4. Efficiency Analysis of Domesday Essex Lay Estates, 5. An Alternative non-Frontier Efficiency Analysis, 6. Extensions, Comparisons and Conclusions, Appendix 1 Linear Programming Input Algorithms, Appendix 2 Table 1. Essex Lay Estates, 1086: CS Technology Measures, Table 2. Essex Lay Estates, 1086: CS Technology Efficiency Categoryshow more