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Research Article

Realizing the Value Proposition: A Longitudinal Assessment of Hospitals' Total Factor Productivity

Timothy R. Huerta,1 Eric W. Ford,2 William F. Ford,3 and Mark A. Thompson1

1Rawls College of Business, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, USA
2Bryan School of Business, The University of North Carolina Greensboro, Greensboro, NC, USA
3Jennings A. Jones College of Business, Department of Economics and Finance, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN, USA

Received 1 August 2010; Accepted 1 June 2011

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