Changes in the competition for city trash collection may mean efficiencies come at the expense of social equity

Few of us would think of looking to the trash can in search of social equity issues. But a multi-year study by Jing Wang and Erica McFadden in a southwestern US city raises the question of whether cities using private contractors for trash collection are trading social equity for efficiency, with La...

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Main Author: Mcfadden, Erica
Wang, Jing
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: The London School of Economics and Political Science 11.03.2016
Data of publication: 2016-03-11
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: OpenAIRE
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