Contracting welfare-to-work services
Pierre Koning ()
Economics Letters, 2012, vol. 114, issue 3, 349-352
This paper provides an empirical analysis of contracting decisions in the provision of welfare-to-work (WTW) services. Our findings suggest that contracting decisions are predominantly driven by cost considerations, both for the decision to contract with other municipalities and the share of contracting out to private providers.
Keywords: Welfare-to-work; Public versus private provision; Municipalities (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D02 H11 H44 H53 H75 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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