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Welfare Economics

  1. Add to Wish List The Economics of Philanthropy and Fundraising

    The Economics of Philanthropy and Fundraising

    Edited by James Andreoni
    What are people buying when they give money away? Is pure altruism possible? Who benefits from grants to charities and subsidies to givers? Is religious giving different? Which fundraising approaches ‘work’, and is more charity always be...
    Hardback (2015)

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  2. Add to Wish List The New Economics of Income Distribution

    The New Economics of Income Distribution

    Friedrich L. Sell
    ‘The study of income inequality is of fundamental importance to economics, although it has been largely overlooked since the 1980s. This book provides a long-overdue review of the study of income inequality and of its importance both to ...
    Hardback (2015)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Political Economy of Ageing and Later Life

    The Political Economy of Ageing and Later Life

    Edited by Alan Walker, Liam Foster
    'A seminal work of scholarship, The Political Economy of Ageing and Later Life: Critical Perspectives is highly recommended for academic library collections.' – The Midwest Book Review This timely new collection presents the most import...
    Hardback (2014)

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  4. Add to Wish List Economic Crises and Policy Regimes

    Economic Crises and Policy Regimes

    Edited by Hideko Magara
    In this innovative book, Hideko Magara brings together an expert team to explore both the possibilities and difficulties of transitioning from a neoliberal policy regime to an alternative regime through drastic policy innovations. The ed...
    Hardback (2014)

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  5. Add to Wish List Public Microeconomics

    Public Microeconomics

    Joaquim Silvestre
    This book contains a concise, simple, yet precise discussion of externalities, public goods and insurance. Rooted in the first fundamental theorem of welfare economics and in noncooperative equilibrium, it employs elementary calculus. Th...
    Paperback (2014)

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    Hardback (2012)

    List price $136.00

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  6. Add to Wish List The Economic Theory of Income Inequality

    The Economic Theory of Income Inequality

    Edited by Robert A. Becker
    ‘This book contains a high-level collection of papers by some of today’s leading distributional analysts. The chapters are well-chosen and are written by respected authors with international profiles. The book will be highly valued as a ...
    Hardback (2013)

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  7. Add to Wish List Government Failure

    Government Failure

    Wilfred Dolfsma
    ‘The idea that governments as well as markets can fail has been central to the public choice literature for the last half century. Typically government failure is described and measured as excessive expenditures or unbalanced budgets. Th...
    Hardback (2013)

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  8. Add to Wish List The Social Economics of Thorstein Veblen

    The Social Economics of Thorstein Veblen

    David Reisman
    ‘Considering the inability of conventional economics to comprehend the socio-economic convulsions over the past few years in so many countries, it is surely time to try something else. David Reisman’s The Social Economics of Thorstein Ve...
    Hardback (2012)

    List price $155.00

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  9. Add to Wish List The Economics of Gambling and National Lotteries

    The Economics of Gambling and National Lotteries

    Edited by Leighton Vaughan Williams
    In recent years there has been a substantial global increase in interest in the study of gambling. To some extent this has mirrored seismic changes in the way that betting and gaming markets worldwide are taxed and regulated. This has he...
    Hardback (2012)

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  10. Add to Wish List The Economics of Evaluation in Public Programs

    The Economics of Evaluation in Public Programs

    Edited by Albert N. Link, John T. Scott
    This research collection illustrates the wide range of methodologies and methods available for the evaluation of public programs. All these methods address the benefits of the programs and most compare the benefits to costs, but the type...
    Hardback (2012)

    List price $312.00

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  11. Add to Wish List The Welfare State and Life Transitions

    The Welfare State and Life Transitions

    Edited by Dominique Anxo, Gerhard Bosch, Jill Rubery
    ‘The Welfare State and Life Transitions presents a novel assessment of social policy in European countries. This collection of nine country studies neatly melds two distinct lines of social scientific inquiry: comparative welfare state s...
    Paperback (2011)

    List price $51.00

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    Hardback (2010)

    List price $152.00

    Member price $136.80

  12. Add to Wish List Handbook of Research on Cost–Benefit Analysis

    Handbook of Research on Cost–Benefit Analysis

    Robert J. Brent
    ‘This is a very nice and very useful set of articles on cost–benefit applications. The book will be particularly useful for students but also for professionals interested in keeping up with the state of applied work. I will use some of t...
    Paperback (2011)

    List price $74.00

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    Hardback (2009)

    List price $264.00

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