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Social sector productivity: a task perspective


Danijela Tavich

Date published

1 June 2017

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This research note explores how the scope for productivity measures in the public sector can vary depending on the nature of the task. While the paper focuses on the social sector, the idea of distinguishing between different types of tasks could potentially be useful for other sectors.

It was prepared by Danijela Tavich, a Master of Public Policy student from Victoria University of Wellington for the internship component of her degree at the Productivity Commission over summer 2016-17.

Number  2017/01
JEL codes  H4, H5, I30


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