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Welfare Economics

  1. Add to Wish List The Price of Virtue

    The Price of Virtue

    Vivien Foster, Susana Mourato, David Pearce, Ece Özdemiroglu
    ‘The authors display considerable ingenuity in adapting techniques for measuring "willingness-to-pay" and "willingness-to-accept" even in apparently intractable cases like that of the homeless. This book is essential reading for those wo...
    Hardback (2001)

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  2. Add to Wish List Taxation, Welfare and the Crisis of Unemployment in Europe

    Taxation, Welfare and the Crisis of Unemployment in Europe

    Edited by Marco Buti, Paolo Sestito, Hans Wijkander
    ‘This book provides a thorough institutional and theoretical analysis of this specific sector of European policy making, highlighting the key problems involved in reforming European tax and benefit systems as well as suggesting possible ...
    Hardback (2001)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Welfare State in Europe

    The Welfare State in Europe

    Edited by Marco Buti, Daniele Franco, Lucio R. Pench
    ‘This book is essential reading for those working in the areas of public administration and finance, European studies, social policy, economics and political science. In its provision of policy suggestions it will also be welcomed by pol...
    Hardback (2000)

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  4. Add to Wish List Globalization and the Welfare State

    Globalization and the Welfare State

    Ramesh Mishra
    ‘This is a short book, with only 152 pages of text, but by comparison with longer and windier texts it is a pleasure to read. Mishra has something to say, and he says it clearly, forcefully and directly . . . one might wish that other wr...
    Paperback (2000)

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    Hardback (2000)

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  5. Add to Wish List Economics, Welfare Policy and the History of Economic Thought

    Economics, Welfare Policy and the History of Economic Thought

    Edited by Martin M.G. Fase, Walter Kanning, Donald A. Walker
    In this book, internationally renowned scholars, including two Nobel Laureates, have been drawn together to celebrate Arnold Heertje’s rich contribution to the field of economics. Their essays reflect his influence in the areas of econom...
    Hardback (1999)

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  6. Add to Wish List Measuring Welfare Changes and Tax Burdens

    Measuring Welfare Changes and Tax Burdens

    John Creedy
    ‘This book will be of interest to advanced students and economists working in the area of public policy.’ – Aslib Book Guide This book is concerned with some of the conceptual and practical problems of measuring the changes in welfare o...
    Hardback (1998)

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  7. Add to Wish List Enterprise and the Welfare State

    Enterprise and the Welfare State

    Edited by Martin Rein, Eskil Wadensjö
    ‘The analysis is both informative and important. . . . this account of changing pension policies in the industrial nations is a significant addition to the literature.’ – Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare
    Paperback (1998)

    List price $63.00

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    Hardback (1997)

    List price $175.00

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  8. Add to Wish List The Political Economy of Population Ageing

    The Political Economy of Population Ageing

    William A. Jackson
    ‘. . . it is heartening to find a book that covers the range of issues in a comprehensive manner and also provides a very good set of references. To anyone with an interest in the topic, this volume deserves to be added to your library....
    Hardback (1998)

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  9. Add to Wish List The Dynamics of Inequality and Poverty

    The Dynamics of Inequality and Poverty

    John Creedy
    ‘. . . this book is likely to be of most interest to specialists in income distribution and tax-transfer systems. Since many of the original articles are not easily accessible, it is convenient to have them brought together.’ – S.P. Jen...
    Hardback (1998)

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  10. Add to Wish List Challenges to the Welfare State

    Challenges to the Welfare State

    Edited by Henry Cavanna
    ‘This book will be of interest to welfare-state scholars seeking recent and well-informed observations on a broad range of issues. There is much valuable and fairly current information contained in this eclectic volume.’ – Rebecca A. Va...
    Hardback (1998)

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  11. Add to Wish List Pensions and Population Ageing

    Pensions and Population Ageing

    John Creedy
    ‘This book might have been published ten years ago, but we are reviewing it in this edition because it is even more relevant now than it was then. . . Given the importance of pensions in relation to social welfare, employment incentives,...
    Hardback (1998)

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  12. Add to Wish List Baumol’s Cost Disease

    Baumol’s Cost Disease

    Edited by Ruth Towse
    ‘Baumol is probably recognised more for his contribution to the economics of the performing arts than of scholarly communications. His observation of information technology is rarely cited when it should be. Even his sometime co-author, ...
    Hardback (1997)

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