Urban public transport seeks the mobility of citizens within the municipal area, and it is a service whose importance is on the increase as a consequence of the ever more dynamic changes in life and work. This chapter analysis companies that provided services for Italian cities in 2010, estimating the environmental efficiency for the service, using DEA (Data Envelopment Analysis) technique. In the Italian context, both large enterprises and SMEs operate and this study compares whether the differences in efficiency levels can be explained in terms of the type of company.

Environmental Efficiency Analysis of Bus Transport in Italy: SMEs vs. Large Companies

Simona Alfiero;Massimo Cane;Ruggiero Doronzo;Alfredo Esposito
2018

Abstract

Urban public transport seeks the mobility of citizens within the municipal area, and it is a service whose importance is on the increase as a consequence of the ever more dynamic changes in life and work. This chapter analysis companies that provided services for Italian cities in 2010, estimating the environmental efficiency for the service, using DEA (Data Envelopment Analysis) technique. In the Italian context, both large enterprises and SMEs operate and this study compares whether the differences in efficiency levels can be explained in terms of the type of company.
Maintaining Sustainable Accounting Systems in Small Business.
IGI Global
24
45
9781522552673
https://www.igi-global.com/book/maintaining-sustainable-accounting-systems-small/187280
Data Envelopment Analysis; DEA; Private; Public; CO2; Emission; Slack Based Model; Managerial; Scale Efficiency.
Simona Alfiero; Massimo Cane; Ruggiero Doronzo; Alfredo Esposito
File in questo prodotto:
File Dimensione Formato  
cane chapter_carvalho -with cover and index.pdf

Accesso aperto

Tipo di file: PDF EDITORIALE
Dimensione 5.2 MB
Formato Adobe PDF
5.2 MB Adobe PDF Visualizza/Apri

I documenti in IRIS sono protetti da copyright e tutti i diritti sono riservati, salvo diversa indicazione.

Utilizza questo identificativo per citare o creare un link a questo documento: https://hdl.handle.net/2318/1661918
Citazioni
  • ???jsp.display-item.citation.pmc??? ND
  • Scopus ND
  • ???jsp.display-item.citation.isi??? ND
social impact