Resources

2014

  • Contracting for Law-Enforcement Services: Perspectives from Past Research and Current Practice
    Jeremy M. Wilson, Alexander Weiss, and Steven Chermak

2012

  • Contracting: A Partnership Model
    Scott Sotebeer
  • Outsourcing Public Service Delivery: Management Responses in Noncompetitive Markets
    Amanda M. Girth, Amir Hefetz, Jocelyn M. Johnston, and Mildred E. Warner

2011

  • Burien Provision of Police Service Assessment
    Berk Consulting
  • Municipal Contracting with County Sheriffs for Police Services In California: Comparison of Cost and Effectiveness
    Peter J. Nelligan, Ph.D. and William Bourns, Ph.D.

2010

  • Interlocal Service Cooperation in U.S. Cities: A Social Network Explanation
    Kelly LeRoux, Paul W. Brandenburger and Sanjay K. Pandey
  • Alternative Methods of Service Delivery in Small and Rural Municipalities
    Robert Mohr, Steven C. Deller, and John M. Halstead

2009

  • Apples to Apples: The Cost-Efficient Use of Sworn Deputies
    Tom Erickson
  • Contracting Capacity and Perceived Contracting Performance: Nonlinear Effects and the Role of Time
    Kaifeng Yang, Jun Yi Hsieh, and Tzung Shiun Li

2007

  • What Works Best When Contracting for Services? An Analysis of Contracting Performance at the Local Level in the US
    Sergio Fernandez

2003

  • Contract–Management Capacity in Municipal and County Governments
    Trevor L. Brown and Matthew Potoski

2001

  • From Long-term to Short-term Contracting
    Jan-Erik Lane

2000

  • Mapping Patterns of Support for Privatization in the Mass Public: The Case of Michigan
    Lyke Thompson and Richard C. Elling
  • The Transformation of Governance: Globalization, Devolution, and the Role of Government
    Donald F. Kettl

1999

  • Constituency Preference and Police Consolidation: The Case of West Hollywood
    Miles Finney

1997

  • Toward a New Understanding of Alternative Service Delivery: Why Do Local Governments Decide to Contract Out?
    Ronnie LaCourse Korosec

1988

  • Can Police Services Be Privatized?
    Philip E. Fixler, Jr. and Robert W. Poole Jr.

1979

  • Intergovernmental Contracting for Municipal Police Services
    Stephen L. Mehay

No Year

  • Policing Partnerships
    Scott Sotebeer