ERIC Number: EJ637030
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Prevailing Wage Rates: The Effects on School Construction Costs, Levels of Taxation, and State Reimbursements.
Keller, Edward C.; Hartman, William T.
Journal of Education Finance, v27 n2 p713-28 Fall 2001
Results of study of impact of Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Act on 25 school-construction project costs from 1992-97 and effect thereof on local school districts' taxes. All districts had higher construction costs and property taxes. Projects increased construction costs for the Commonwealth and recommends revisions in prevailing wage-rate law. (PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania