Welfare Economics

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

    The Political Economy of Population Ageing

    William A. Jackson
    Population ageing has been the subject of much discussion in recent years, often expressed in alarmist language that advocates evasive policy action to avert an imminent demographic crisis. This forward-looking book evaluates the debate...
    Hardback (1998)

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  2. Add to Wish List Challenges to the Welfare State

    Challenges to the Welfare State

    Edited by Henry Cavanna
    Challenges to the Welfare State examines and assesses cultural, economic and political problems facing welfare states in Europe and North America and provides policy suggestions to alleviate these problems. An important group of authors...
    Hardback (1998)

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

    The Dynamics of Inequality and Poverty

    John Creedy
    This important book is concerned with the evaluation of changes in income distribution and the analysis of tax and transfer systems.
    Hardback (1998)

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  4. Add to Wish List Pensions and Population Ageing

    Pensions and Population Ageing

    John Creedy
    The analysis of pensions presents many complex problems. A major aim of this book is to demonstrate how reasonably simple economic models can be designed and used to shed some light on the issues involved in population growth and pension...
    Hardback (1998)

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  5. Add to Wish List Baumol’s Cost Disease

    Baumol’s Cost Disease

    Edited by Ruth Towse
    Baumol’s Cost Disease is the inevitable escalation of the real costs that occur in labour-intensive industries like the arts, health care and education. The labour costs in these industries tend to increase at the same rate as other ind...
    Hardback (1997)

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  6. Add to Wish List Welfare Measurement, Sustainability and Green National Accounting

    Welfare Measurement, Sustainability and Green National Accounting

    Thomas Aronsson, Per-Olav Johansson, Karl-Gustaf Löfgren
    One of the basic issues of accounting is to augment, or extend the conventional net national product measure so as to obtain a better indicator of welfare. This book extends the usual analysis of social accounting by including technolog...
    Hardback (1997)

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  7. Add to Wish List General Equilibrium and Welfare

    General Equilibrium and Welfare

    John Creedy
    This major new book provides an accessible and innovative introduction to general equilibrium analysis and associated welfare economics. In this distinct and refreshing treatment, John Creedy develops a simple two sector model using onl...
    Hardback (1996)

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  8. Add to Wish List Trade, Markets and Welfare

    Trade, Markets and Welfare

    Kelvin J. Lancaster
    Trade, Markets and Welfare brings together a selection of Kelvin Lancaster’s seminal work on trade under monopolistic competition and oligopoly with differentiated products, as well as recent extensions to the analysis of markets in whic...
    Hardback (1996)

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  9. Add to Wish List Fiscal Policy and Social Welfare

    Fiscal Policy and Social Welfare

    John Creedy
    In Fiscal Policy and Social Welfare John Creedy examines alternative tax and transfer systems and their redistributive effects.
    Hardback (1996)

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  10. Add to Wish List THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR, THE STATE AND SOCIAL WORK IN BRITAIN

    THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR, THE STATE AND SOCIAL WORK IN BRITAIN

    Jane Lewis
    The Voluntary Sector, the State and Social Work in Britain offers a different perspective which shows that Britain has always had a mixed economy of welfare with the voluntary sector playing a major role. This book traces the ideas and ...
    Hardback (1995)

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  11. Add to Wish List WELFARE ECONOMICS AND THE THEORY OF ECONOMIC POLICY

    WELFARE ECONOMICS AND THE THEORY OF ECONOMIC POLICY

    Edited by Donald A. Walker, Arnold Heertje, Hans van den Doel
    Welfare Economics and the Theory of Economic Policy brings together a key selection of Professor Hennipman’s papers – many of which have not been published in English before – which express his profound analysis of the theory of economic...
    Hardback (1995)

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  12. Add to Wish List PUBLIC GOODS AND PRIVATE COMMUNITIES

    PUBLIC GOODS AND PRIVATE COMMUNITIES

    Fred E. Foldvary
    Rejecting the market-failure hypothesis, Dr Foldvary argues that an entrepreneur can provide collective goods by consensual community agreements. Instead of focusing particular services, as previous studies have done, this book concerns...
    Hardback (1994)

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