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The political economy of agricultural, natural resource, and environmental policy analysis

Author: E Wesley F Peterson
Publisher: Ames : Iowa State University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This expansive textbook provides readers with essential theories and methods for policy analysis, drawing on the rich history of government policy intervention in the areas of agriculture, natural resources, and the environment to illustrate the application of these analytical principles.
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Peterson, E. Wesley F.
Political economy of agricultural, natural resource, and environmental policy analysis.
Ames : Iowa State University Press, 2001
(OCoLC)654251012
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E Wesley F Peterson
ISBN: 0813804329 9780813804323
OCLC Number: 46504560
Description: xix, 373 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Theoretical Foundations for Policy Analysis --
Public Policy and the Problem of Collective Action --
A Simple Taxonomy of Collective Action Problems --
Collective Action and Public Policy --
Institutions, Markets, and Politics --
Markets and Collective Action: The Economic Setting --
Economic Rationality and Other Philosophical Foundations --
Elementary Economic Concepts --
Economic Foundations for Public Policy --
The Invisible Hand --
Equilibrium in a Competitive Economy --
The Fundamental Theorems of Welfare Economics --
Welfare Economics and the Role of the State --
Imperfect Competition --
Risk and Uncertainty --
Externalities --
Common Pool Resources --
Public Goods --
The Problem of Income Distribution --
Compensation --
Public Choice and Political Economy --
The Theory of the Second Best --
The Political Setting for Public Policy --
Voters and Politicians in the Choice of Public Policies --
Social Welfare and the Possibility of Democratic Decision Making --
The Theory of the Second Best --
Ethical Considerations in Public Policy Analysis --
Economics and Ethics --
Consequences, Rights, and Virtue --
Ethics for Public Policy Analysis --
Analytical Methods and Applications --
Benefit-Cost Analysis of Public Projects --
Evaluating Public Projects --
Discounting and the Time Value of Money --
Shadow Prices: Market Distortions and Missing Markets --
Risk and Uncertainty --
Distribution --
The Time Value of Money --
Case Study: Project to Revitalize the Banana Industry in a Low-Income Country in West Africa --
Project Background.
Responsibility: E. Wesley F. Peterson.

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This expansive textbook provides readers with essential theories and methods for policy analysis, drawing on the rich history of government policy intervention in the areas of agriculture, natural resources, and the environment to illustrate the application of these analytical principles.

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