Is the Contracting-Out of Intensive Placement Services More Effective than Provision by the PES? Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment

There is a longstanding debate on the advantages of quasi-markets for placement services compared to their public deliverance. During 2009, the German Public Employment Service (PES) implemented a randomized field experiment to investigate if intensive services for hard-to-place unemployed individua...

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Main Author: Krug, Gerhard
Stephan, Gesine
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) 01.01.2013
Data of publication: 2013-01-01
Dewey Decimal Classification: 330
Discipline: Economics
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
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