Andrejs Skaburskis

Fall

Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Vocational Rehabilitation Services

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1-23

This article employs the concept of production functions to assess the cost effectiveness of vocational rehabilitation services. It presents analysis that yields an evaluation of 100% effectiveness of vocational rehabilitation services delivered to severely disabled client as compared to the effectiveness of services delivered to others. The analysis reveals the difficulties inherent in evaluating service programs whose outcome is dependent on their clients' prior characteristics.