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Productivity and Resource Allocation in Prosecution and Public Defenders (NCJ 098920)

This report discusses the inadequacy of productivity measures for many public delivery systems and issues associated with labor as an input productivity models and also reports on research that measured the amount of prosecutor and public defender effort in processing cases to completion.
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Joan E. Jacoby, E.C. Ratledge (Jefferson Institute for Justice Studies)
Updated October 20, 2014