Financial ratios

State owned enterprises, privatization and the public interest: evidence of S.O.E. performance in the Greek manufacturing. MPRA Paper 39604, University Library of Munich, Germany.

In this study a brief description of the policy options for the control of public enterprise under different market structures is presented. A critical examination of the drawbacks of some similar studies in the international literature is also endeavored. Moreover, using a number of suggested financial efficiency ratios a measurement of the efficiency of the state controlled enterprises for the time period 1978-1991 is attempted.