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DEA2017, Prague in the Czech Republic, on June 26 to 29, 2017


Call for Papers

The organizers of the 14th International Conference on Data Envelopment Analysis have the great pleasure of inviting you to participate in the DEA2016 Conference to be held atJianghan UniversityChina, from May 23-26, 2016.

Jianghan University is located in Wuhan, one of the largest industrial centers in China. It is recognized as the political, economic, financial, cultural, educational and transportation center of central China.

DEA2016 brings together researchers and practitioners interested in the development of the DEA methodology and its applications to performance evaluation and management, with a special emphasis on manufacturing. Theoretical and empirical papers on DEA and related fields in efficiency and productivity analysis as well as performance measurement are invited.

Conference Program

May 23: Pre-Conference Workshops+Welcome Reception

May 24: Opening Ceremony+Full Day Conference+Gala Dinner

May 25: Half Day Conference+Half Day City Tour in Wuhan +Cruise Dinner on the Yangtze River

May 26: Full Day Conference

May 27: Optional Tour to the Scenic  City of YichangCruise The Three Gorges


In addition to paper presentation sessions, panel discussions and keynote speech sessions, the DEA2016 provides a tutorial day (Benchmarking in Manufacturing) including the following pre-conference workshops by top international scholars: DEA in Manufacturing, DEA Software, Network DEA, Selection of Inputs and Outputs in DEA, Two-stage DEA, Stochastic DEA.

 We are also honored to announce a special issue of The Data Envelopment Analysis Journal devoted to selected papers presented at the conference.

More information about scientific and social programs as well as paper submission can be found at

We look forward to meeting you at the DEA2016 Conference in WuhanChina!

With warm regards,


Lei Chen, Jianghan University, China

Subhash Ray, University of  Connecticut, USA


Rajiv Banker, Temple University, USA
Ali Emrouznejad, Aston University, UK


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