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The Three Is of Public Schools: Irrelevant Inputs, Insufficient Resources and Inefficiency

Bibliographic reference Henderson, Daniel ; Simar, Léopold ; Wang, Le. The Three Is of Public Schools: Irrelevant Inputs, Insufficient Resources and Inefficiency. In: Applied Economics, Vol. 49, no. 12, p. 1164-1184 (2017)
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