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Benefit-cost analysis in theory and practice

Author: Richard O Zerbe; Dwight Dively
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins College Publishers, ©1994.
Series: HarperCollins series in economics.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Zerbe, Richard O.
Benefit-cost analysis in theory and practice.
New York : HarperCollins College Publishers, ©1994
(OCoLC)623445136
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard O Zerbe; Dwight Dively
ISBN: 0673180662 9780673180667
OCLC Number: 28112244
Notes: Spine title: Benefit-cost analysis.
Description: xvi, 557 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction to benefit-cost analysis --
2. Rationale for benefit-cost analysis --
3. Aggregation of benefits and costs --
4. Introduction to financial calculations --
5. Measures of welfare loss for an individual --
6. The measurement of aggregate welfare changes --
7. Calculation of costs and benefits in partial equilibrium --
8. Applications of benefit-cost analysis (partial equilibrium) to regulatory issues --
9. Making financial decisions --
10. Case study of options for sludge disposal --
11. Accounting for the distribution of benefits and costs --
12. The ethical foundations of benefit-cost analysis --
13. The interest rate for public investment decisions --
14. Case study of the high ross dam --
15. An introduction to risk --
16. The incorporation of risk into benefit-cost analysis --
17. Techniques for analyzing uncertainty --
18. Introduction to nonmarketed goods --
19. The cost of risk (the value of life) --
20. The evaluation of health risks in Bonneville Power's Weatherization Program --
21. Benefit-cost analysis in general equilibrium --
22. Government uses of benefit-cost analysis --
23. The case of the snail darter and the tellico dam.
Series Title: HarperCollins series in economics.
Other Titles: Benefit-cost analysis
Responsibility: Richard O. Zerbe, Jr., Dwight D. Dively.

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