ERIC Number: ED085097
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-May
Reference Count: 0
Findings, Day Care Cost Analysis Project: An Analysis of Income and Expenditures Collected From 29 Day Care Centers.
Bedger, Jean E.; And Others
This report presents the findings of the data collected from 29 day care centers (in the Chicago area and downstate Illinois) during the field test of the Day Care Cost Analysis Manual. The test had two aims: (1) to determine whether the manual's procedures are feasible for conducting a cost analysis, and (2) to collect data on the income and costs of operating day care programs. Included is a review of the strategies used in the collection of data, the findings of the field test, and a discussion of the methodology and concepts of cost analysis. (SET)
Descriptors: Cost Effectiveness, Day Care, Expenditures, Field Studies, Income, Methods, Operating Expenses, Program Budgeting, Program Costs
Council for Community Services in Metropolitan Chicago, 64 East Jackson, Chicago, IL 60604 ($3.00, Publication No. 4019)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Children's Bureau (DHEW), Washington, DC. Div. of Research and Evaluation.
Authoring Institution: Council for Community Services in Metropolitan Chicago, IL.
Note: For related documents, see ED 060 930 and PS 006 986