Data Envelopment Analysis and Decision Science

Volume 2015, No. 1 (2015), Pages 13-19

Article ID dea-00071, 7 Pages

doi: 10.5899/2015/dea-00071


Research Article


Equitable setting target by using DEA


Kavous Soleimani Damane1 *, Reza Kargar2, Mohadeseh Rozpeykar3


1Islamic Azad University, Jiroft Branch, Jiroft, 7861736343, Kerman, Iran

2Islamic Azad University, Gom Branch, Gom, Iran

3Mathematic teacher in Jiroft, Jiroft, Iran


* Corresponding author. Email address: ksoleimani_1390@yahoo.com. Tel: +989133482156


Received: 17 December 2013; Accepted: 05 March 2014


Copyright © 2015 Kavous Soleimani Damane, Reza Kargar and Mohadeseh Rozpeykar. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

One application of DEA to apply fixed costs to input sourcear or setting target in out put that is done by decision maker for units. At first, Mr Cook & Kress in troduced DEA as an approach for allocating fixed costs, many people introduced such models [3]. For completing this issue, one model for equitable allocation of costs or sorce was introduced by Wade D. Cook & Joe Zhu [6]. In this proposal obtaining a model for fixed equtable setting target in units was proposed in order to efficiency before & after the setting target nevar changed.


Keywords: DEA-equitable setting target; efficiency; equitable allocation.

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