Privatization in Practice: Case Studies of Contracting for TANF Case Management. Study Design


In-depth case studies were conducted in six sites. Each site was defined by the jurisdiction of the public agency that contracted out TANF case management. The sites, shown in Figure I.1, are:

Figure I.1. Case Study Sites

Figure I.1. Map of the U.S.A. showing case study sites.

  • State of Delaware (Delaware)
  • Hennepin County, Minnesota (Hennepin County)
  • Lower Rio Grande Valley Workforce Development Board, Texas (Lower Rio Grande Valley)
  • Palm Beach County Workforce Development Board, Florida (Palm Beach County)
  • San Diego County, California (San Diego County)
  • State of Wisconsin (Wisconsin)

Appendix A provides a detailed description of each study site.

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