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ERIC Number: EJ501339
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-8017
Benefit-Cost Analysis of Community Residential versus Institutional Services for Adults with Severe Mental Retardation and Challenging Behaviors.
Knobbe, Carol A.; And Others
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v99 n5 p533-41 Mar 1995
A benefit-cost analysis was conducted to compare services for 11 individuals with severe mental retardation and challenging behaviors who had been moved from an institution to a community setting. Overall, the community-based program costs represented slight public savings over costs in the state institution. Less quantifiable benefits were also found. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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