Dear Colleagues and Friends,
It is with profound sadness that we share the news of Professor Rajiv Banker’s passing. As an exceptional scholar in the field of Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA), Professor Banker made unparalleled contributions to the field and the wider academic community. His outstanding research, expertise, and unwavering dedication to advancing the field of DEA will be remembered for generations to come.
Professor Banker’s legacy will undoubtedly live on through his published works and the countless students and colleagues he mentored and inspired. We offer our deepest sympathies to his family, friends, and colleagues during this difficult time.
We will greatly miss Professor Banker’s presence, insightful contributions, and commitment to advancing the field. Let us take comfort in the knowledge that his contributions will continue to benefit the academic community and society at large.
Ali Emrouznejad and Subhash Ray