Chapter

Problems

Chris Jones

in Applied Welfare Economics

Published in print May 2005 | ISBN: 9780199281978
Published online July 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191602535 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199281971.003.0011
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This chapter provides a set of questions drawn from material presented in previous chapters. Most are designed to emphasize important points, and to illustrate practical examples of applied welfare analysis. A number of questions are quite long and are intended as assignments, while others are more suitable for tutorial exercises.

Keywords: compensating variation; distorting taxation; Hatta decomposition; marginal social cost of public funds; public good provision; revised shadow prices; shadow exchange rate; shadow prices; shadow value of government revenue; shadow wage; tax inefficiency

Chapter.  8888 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Public Economics

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