Public Sector Economics

  1. Add to Wish List Cost–Benefit Analysis and Distributional Preferences

    Cost–Benefit Analysis and Distributional Preferences

    Helen Scarborough, Jeff Bennett
    Advancing the incorporation of equity preferences in policy analysis, this book demonstrates the application of choice modelling to the estimation of distributional weights suitable for inclusion in a cost–benefit analytical framework. A...
    Hardback (April 2012)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Global Urban Competitiveness Report – 2011

    The Global Urban Competitiveness Report – 2011

    Pengfei Ni
    the competitiveness of 500 cities around the world. This one-of-a-kind annual resource draws on a wealth of data sources, all of which are described and assessed. Using a sophisticated methodology and a team of 100 researchers from the C...
    Hardback (April 2012)

    List price $181.00

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  3. Add to Wish List Public Investments in Energy Technology

    Public Investments in Energy Technology

    Michael P. Gallaher, Albert N. Link, Alan C. O’Connor
    Escalating energy demand may be the most important issue facing the United States and the world today. There is little disagreement that research and development (R&D) is needed to develop new energy technologies for the future; however,...
    Hardback (March 2012)

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  4. Add to Wish List Multi-Modal Competition and the Future of Mail

    Multi-Modal Competition and the Future of Mail

    Edited by Michael A. Crew, Paul R. Kleindorfer
    This compilation of original papers selected from the 19th Conference on Postal and Delivery Economics and authored by an international cast of economists, lawyers, regulators and industry practitioners addresses perhaps the most signifi...
    Hardback (March 2012)

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  5. Add to Wish List The New Limits of Education Policy

    The New Limits of Education Policy

    Roger Benjamin
    Using a political economy framework to analyze the current problems facing US postsecondary education, The New Limits of Education Policy tackles the questions surrounding the future of higher education. The study provides an explanation...
    Hardback (March 2012)

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  6. Add to Wish List Tax and Transfer Tensions

    Tax and Transfer Tensions

    John Creedy
    This comprehensive and lucid book is concerned with the analysis of tax design and the problems involved in choosing a tax and transfer structure. John Creedy discusses central problems which are illustrated using relatively simple model...
    Hardback (November 2011)

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  7. Add to Wish List Performance Auditing

    Performance Auditing

    Edited by Jeremy Lonsdale, Peter Wilkins, Tom Ling
    This state-of-the-art book examines the development of performance audit, drawing on the experience in a number of different countries, including the United Kingdom, the United States, Australia, the Netherlands, and Belgium.
    Hardback (July 2011)

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  8. Add to Wish List State and Local Retirement Plans in the United States

    State and Local Retirement Plans in the United States

    Robert L. Clark, Lee A. Craig, John Sabelhaus
    State and Local Retirement Plans in the United States explains how economic and political events have shaped the development of pension plans in the last century, and it argues that changes in the structure and generosity of these plans ...
    Hardback (May 2011)

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  9. Add to Wish List Private Utilities and Poverty Alleviation

    Private Utilities and Poverty Alleviation

    Edited by Patricia Márquez, Carlos Rufín
    Drawing on cases from electricity distribution and other infrastructure industries, and from experiences spanning Asia, Africa and Latin America, this book examines new business models to bring basic utility services to the four billion ...
    Hardback (April 2011)

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  10. Add to Wish List Smart Leadership for Higher Education in Difficult Times

    Smart Leadership for Higher Education in Difficult Times

    Edited by David W. Breneman, Paul J. Yakoboski
    As the US economy emerges from the severest recession in a generation, large questions regarding its long-term ramifications for higher education remain unanswered. In fact, the harshest effects of the economic downturn are likely ahead ...
    Hardback (March 2011)

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  11. Add to Wish List Reinventing the Postal Sector in an Electronic Age

    Reinventing the Postal Sector in an Electronic Age

    Edited by Michael A. Crew, Paul R. Kleindorfer
    This compilation of original essays by an international cast of economists, regulators and industry practitioners analyzes some of the major issues now facing postal and delivery services throughout the world as competition from informat...
    Hardback (March 2011)

    List price $204.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Leadership and Institutions in Regional Endogenous Development

    Leadership and Institutions in Regional Endogenous Development

    Robert Stimson, Roger R. Stough, Maria Salazar
    The authors of this comprehensive book provide a detailed rationale and original theory for the study of leadership and institutional factors, including entrepreneurship, in the growth and development of cities and regions. They demonstr...
    Paperback (March 2011)

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    Hardback (September 2009)

    List price $127.00

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