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The Resource Targeting in social programs : avoiding bad bets, removing bad apples, Peter H. Schuck, Richard J. Zeckhauser

Targeting in social programs : avoiding bad bets, removing bad apples, Peter H. Schuck, Richard J. Zeckhauser

Label
Targeting in social programs : avoiding bad bets, removing bad apples
Title
Targeting in social programs
Title remainder
avoiding bad bets, removing bad apples
Statement of responsibility
Peter H. Schuck, Richard J. Zeckhauser
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides a framework for analyzing the challenges involved in defining bad bets and bad apples and discusses the safeguards that any classification process must provide. Examines public schools, public housing, and medical care and proposes policy changes that could reduce the problems these two groups pose in social welfare programs"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schuck, Peter H
Dewey number
361.6/120973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV95
LC item number
.S38 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zeckhauser, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public welfare administration
  • Human services
  • United States
Label
Targeting in social programs : avoiding bad bets, removing bad apples, Peter H. Schuck, Richard J. Zeckhauser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Conceptual foundations of target efficiency -- High stakes, misguided evasions, and bad policies -- Avoiding bad bets -- Removing bad apples -- Predictive accuracy and procedural protection -- Better information, better targeting, and better policies
Control code
71244021
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 170 pages
Isbn
9780815778806
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006029184
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780815778806
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Targeting in social programs : avoiding bad bets, removing bad apples, Peter H. Schuck, Richard J. Zeckhauser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Conceptual foundations of target efficiency -- High stakes, misguided evasions, and bad policies -- Avoiding bad bets -- Removing bad apples -- Predictive accuracy and procedural protection -- Better information, better targeting, and better policies
Control code
71244021
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 170 pages
Isbn
9780815778806
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006029184
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780815778806
Other physical details
illustrations

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