@article{(Open Science Index):https://publications.waset.org/pdf/9997575,
	  title     = {Towards a Framework for Evaluating Scientific Efficiency of World-Class Universities},
	  author    = {Veljko Jeremic and  Milica Kostic-Stankovic and  Aleksandar Markovic and  Milan Martic},
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	  institution	= {},
	  abstract     = {Evaluating the efficiency of decision making units has been frequently elaborated on in numerous publications. In this paper, the theoretical framework for a novel method of Distance Based Analysis (DBA) is presented. In addition, the method is performed on a sample of the ARWU’s top 54 Universities of the United States; the findings of which clearly demonstrate that the best ranked Universities are far from also being the most efficient.
	    journal   = {International Journal of Educational and Pedagogical Sciences},
	  volume    = {8},
	  number    = {2},
	  year      = {2014},
	  pages     = {569 - 574},
	  ee        = {https://publications.waset.org/pdf/9997575},
	  url   	= {https://publications.waset.org/vol/86},
	  bibsource = {https://publications.waset.org/},
	  issn  	= {eISSN: 1307-6892},
	  publisher = {World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology},
	  index 	= {Open Science Index 86, 2014},