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A reappraisal of welfare economics

S. K. Nath

A reappraisal of welfare economics

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Published by Routledge & K. Paul in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Welfare economics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] S. K. Nath.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB99.3 .N39
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 247 p.
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4354943M
    ISBN 100710062516
    LC Control Number78397120

    Applied Welfare Economics extends a conventional cost-benefit analysis by using important results in welfare economics. The analysis is extended to accommodate trade and income taxes, time, internationally traded goods, and non-tax distortions, including externalities non-competitive behavior, public goods and price-quantity controls. The book is primarily intended as a reference for academic. A fairly complete account of the formal theory of welfare economics will be found in the chapters that follow. I have striven to make the body of the text intelligible to non-mathematical readers, but occasional bits of symbolism seem somehow to have crept in. The Economics of Ludwig von Mises: Toward A Critical Reappraisal. Kansas City: Sheed & Ward, Laurence S. Moss, ed., Find this book.   The conventional utility-based approach to microeconomics is now nearly a century old and although frequently criticised, it has yet to be replaced. On the Reappraisal of Microeconomics offers an alternative approach that overcomes most of the objections to orthodox theory, whilst offering some unique additional by: 5.


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The second part of the book considers the principles of applied welfare economics. Developing the use of the compensating variation as their main tool, the authors discuss welfare change measurement in single-person and many-person economies.

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