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Public Good

Jack Knight

in The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World

Second edition

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195117394
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199891160
Public Good

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A good characterized by two main properties, jointness of supply and nonexcludability, is a public good. If a good is

Reference Entry.  577 words. 

Subjects: Politics

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