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Outcome-based contracting for human services


  • Emma Tomkinson



This review examines the evidence of the effect of government-funded outcome-based contracts in public human services. Outcome-based contracts in public...

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  • Emma Tomkinson, 2016. "Outcome-based contracting for human services," Evidence Base, Australia and New Zealand School of Government, vol. 2016(1), pages 1-20, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:exl:22evid:v:2016:y:2016:i:1:p:1-20
    DOI: 10.21307/eb-2016-002

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    1. Pierre Koning & Carolyn J. Heinrich, 2013. "Cream‐Skimming, Parking and Other Intended and Unintended Effects of High‐Powered, Performance‐Based Contracts," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 32(3), pages 461-483, June.
    2. Kenneth L. Leonard & Joshua Graff Zivin, 2005. "Outcome versus service based payments in health care: lessons from African traditional healers," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 14(6), pages 575-593.
    3. Meezan, William & McBeath, Bowen, 2008. "Market-based disparities in foster care outcomes," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 30(4), pages 388-406, April.
    4. Peter Davidson & Peter Whiteford, 2012. "An Overview of Australia's System of Income and Employment Assistance for the Unemployed," OECD Social, Employment and Migration Working Papers 129, OECD Publishing.
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