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Ownership and production costs: Choosing between public production and contracting-out in the case of Swedish refuse collection
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Economics.ORCID iD: 0000-0001-8826-0410
2003 (English)In: Fiscal studies, ISSN 0143-5671, E-ISSN 1475-5890, Vol. 24, no 4, 451-476 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
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Many comparisons of public and private firms use a public/private ownership dummy variable to capture cost differences. If, however, public and private firms use different production technologies, the dummy-variable approach is misspecified. Data from pub

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2003. Vol. 24, no 4, 451-476 p.
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public ownership, private ownership, contracting out, cost
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-46684DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-5890.2003.tb00091.xOAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-46684DiVA: diva2:74591
Available from: 2008-10-17 Created: 2008-10-17 Last updated: 2013-07-12Bibliographically approved

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