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From: Mary Douglass <>
Subject: Re: [TGF] Subcontracting
Date: Wed, 31 Dec 2008 16:25:35 -0600
I usually pass on only what the subcontractor billed me. However, when I
examine, analyze and interpret the work the sub did, I charge for my
time and expertise. I'm sure others have different answers to your question.
Mary Douglass, CG
Melanie Holtz wrote:
> This may be an odd or obvious question to some of you but I'll throw it out there anyway as the issue confuses me. When subcontracting with another researcher to perform a portion of a client's work, is it unethical to charge an additional fee on top of what the subcontractor charges to the client?
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