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ERIC Number: EJ446852
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-166X
Quality and Cost in Early Childhood Education.
Powell, Irene; Cosgrove, James
Journal of Human Resources, v27 n3 p472-84 Sum 1992
Flexible-form cost functions estimated from survey data (205 responses from 265 day care centers) found that decreasing child/staff ratio by 1 child increases costs 3.4 percent. Staff turnover, educational level, and experience also had significant effects on cost. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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