Social sector productivity: a task perspective

Publication type: 
Research paper
Number: 
2017/01
Author: 
Danijela Tavich
Publication date: 
01/06/2017
JEL Codes: 
H4, H5, I30

This research note explores how the scope for productivity measures in the public sector can vary depending on the nature of the task.

While the paper focuses on the social sector, the idea of distinguishing between different types of tasks could potentially be useful for other sectors. It was prepared by a MPP student for the internship component of her degree over summer 2016-17.