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Fundamentals of Public Economics

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ISBN-10: 0262121271

ISBN-13: 9780262121279

Edition: 1988

Authors: Jean-Jacques Laffont, John P. Bonin, H�l�ne Bonin, Colette Laffont

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This text by one of Europe's leading economists covers a wide variety of public economics issues with great clarity and precision, illustrating them with a wealth of carefully-chosen examples and problems. Starting from theories of general equilibrium analysis, Laffont considers issues of market failure, collective decisionmaking, and distributional equity. He analyzes the important informational and motivational problems involved in planning solutions for market failures, and provides a rigorous justification for the theoretical foundations of public economics. Topics include the theories of externalities, public goods, collective choice, consumer surplus, cost-benefit analysis and/or…    
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Book details

List price: $50.00
Copyright year: 1988
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication date: 3/24/1988
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 287
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English