ERIC Number: EJ438816
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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New Evidence on the Supply of Child Care: A Statistical Portrait of Family Providers and an Analysis of Their Fees.
Walker, James R.
Journal of Human Resources, v27 n1 p40-69 Win 1992
Comparison of in-home child care providers in Newark and Camden, New Jersey, and South Chicago, Illinois, showed that (1) unregulated providers offer more adult-time intensive care than licensed providers; (2) licensed family providers show more commitment to the profession; and (3) family providers offer large discounts on fees covering more than one child. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Illinois (Chicago); New Jersey; New Jersey (Newark)