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Economie Publique

UMR Economie Publique

Hervé Dakpo


Dakpo K Hervé


Tel : +33 (0)1 89 10 09 95


UMR Paris-Saclay Applied Economics
22 place de l’Agronomie
CS 20040
91 123 Palaiseau Cedex

Research fields

Total factor productivity measurement and decomposition

Technical and environmental efficiency in farming systems

Modelling of pollution-generating technologies

Life-cycle assessment in livestock farms


Curriculum Vitae


List of publications with abstracts, URL or full text generated by "Hal-Inrae" (bibliographic database which lists the publications of INRAE researchers)


Selected publications


Ang, F.; Dakpo, K.H.
Comment: Performance measurement and joint production of intended and unintended outputs
in : Journal of Productivity Analysis, (2021), vol. 55, n° 3. pp. 185-188.
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Dakpo, K.H.; Femenia, F.
Pesticides Efficiency Of French Wheat Producers Under A Stochastic Frontier Framework
Presented at XVI EAAE Virtual Congress - Raising the Impact of Agricultural Economics: Multidisciplinarity, Stakeholder Engagement and Novel Approaches Prague, Czech Republic 2021-07-20 2021
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Dakpo, K. Hervé ;Latruffe, Laure;Desjeux, Yann;Jeanneaux, Philippe
Latent Class Modelling for a Robust Assessment of Productivity: Application to French Grazing Livestock Farms
in : Journal of Agricultural Economics, (2021), 22 p.
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Dakpo, K.H.; Latruffe, L.; Desjeux, Y.; Jeanneaux, P.
Modeling heterogeneous technologies in the presence of sample selection: The case of dairy farms and the adoption of agri-environmental schemes in France
in : Agricultural Economics, (2021), vol. 53, n° 3. PP/ 422-438.
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Piet, L.; Chatellier, V.; Laroche-Dupraz, C.; Benoit, M.; Dakpo, K.H.; Delame, N.; Desjeux, Y.; Dupraz, P.; Gillot, M.; Jeanneaux, P.; Ridier, A.; Samson, E.; Veysset, P.; Avril, P.; Beaudouin, C.; Boukhriss, S.
Heterogeneity, determinants and trajectories of the French farmers’s income
Presented at the Assemblée Générale du CGAAER (Conseil Général de l’Alimentation, de l’Agriculture et des Espaces Ruraux - CGAAER) Paris, France 2021-02-04 2021
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Dakpo, K.H.; Jeanneaux, P.; Latruffe, L.
Modelling Pollution-Generating Technologies: A Numerical Comparison of Non-parametric Approaches
in : Advances in Efficiency and Productivity II, Juan AparicioC. A. Knox LovellJesus T. PastorJoe Zhu. Cham : Springer, 2020. (International Series in Operations Research & Management Science : 287). ISBN : 978-3-030-41617-1. pp. 67-85.
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Tola Losa, E.; Arjomandi, A.; Dakpo, K.H.; Bloomfield, J.
Efficiency comparison of airline groups in Annex 1 and non-Annex 1 countries: A dynamic network DEA approach
in : Transport Policy, (2020), vol. 99. pp. 163-174.
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Dakpo, K. H.; Desjeux, Y.; Jeanneaux, P.; Latruffe, L.
Productivity, technical efficiency and technological change in French agriculture during 2002-2015: a Färe-Primont index decomposition using group frontiers and meta-frontier
in : Applied Economics, (2019), vol. 51, n° 11. pp. 1166-1182.
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Dakpo, K.H.; Ang, F.
Modelling Environmental Adjustments of Production Technologies: A Literature Review
in: ten Raa T., Greene W. (eds), The Palgrave Handbook of Economic Performance Analysis. (2019),  Palgrave Macmillan, Cham. pp. 601-657.
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Dakpo, H.K.; Jeanneaux, P.; Latruffe, L.
Pollution-adjusted productivity changes: extending the färe–primont index with an illustration with french suckler Cow farms
in : Environmental Modeling & Assessment, vol. 24, n° 6. pp. 625-639.
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Dakpo, H.K.; Oude Lansink, A.
Dynamic pollution-adjusted inefficiency under the by-production of bad outputs
in : European Journal of Operational Research, (2019), vol. 276, n° 1. pp. 202-211.
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Femenia, F.; Dakpo, K. H.
Estimating the technical efficiency of damage abatment inputs: an application to pesticides in France
Presented at 2019 AAEA Annual meeting, Atlanta, USA (2019-07-21 - 2019-07-23). 1 p. Poster



Arjomandi, A. ; Dakpo, K. H. ; Seufert, J. H.
Have Asian airlines caught up with European Airlines? A by-production efficiency analysis
in : Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, (2018), vol. 116. pp. 389-403.
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Dakpo, K. H., Boussemart, J.-P., Martinet, V.
Spatial aggregation of land uses allocation and pesticide efficiency at landscape level: A Multi-ware production approach
Allocation spatiale des usages des sols et efficacité des pesticides à l’échelle du paysage : une approche multi-production
Presented at DEA40: International Conference on Data Envelopment Analysis, Birmingham (2018-04-16 - 2018-04-18)

Dakpo, K. H., Desjeux, Y., Jeanneaux, P., Latruffe, L.
Parametric latent class analysis with färe-primont TFP decomposition: application to french grazing livestock farms
Presented at North American Productivity Workshop (NAPW), Miami, USA (2018-06-12 - 2018-06-15).

Dakpo, K. H. ; Desjeux, Y. ; Jeanneaux, P. ; Latruffe, L.
Productivity, technical efficiency and technological change in French agriculture during 2002-2015: a Färe-Primont index decomposition using group frontiers and meta-frontier
in :  Applied Economics, (2018), vol. 51, n° 11. pp. 1166-1182.
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Dakpo, K. H., Desjeux, Y., Jeanneaux, P., Latruffe, L.
Productivity, technical efficiency and technological change in French agriculture during 2002-2015: A Färe-Primont index decomposition using group frontiers and meta-frontier
Presented at 30th International Conference of Agricultural Economists, Vancouver, CAN (2018-07-28 - 2018-08-02).

Dakpo, K. H., Desjeux, Y., Latruffe, L.
Incorporating bad outputs in non-parametric frontier models: The badDEA package    
Prise en compte des technologies polluantes dans les modèles de frontières non-paramétriques: Le package badDEA
7èmes Rencontres R, Rennes, FRA (2018-07-04 - 2018-07-06).
Dakpo, K. H., Jeanneaux, P., Latruffe, L.
How to model technologies accounting for undesirable outputs? A numerical comparison of nonparametric approaches
Presented at 2. Santander Chair International Workshop of Efficiency and Productivity, Alicante, ESP (2018-06-04 - 2018-06-05).