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Public policy in an uncertain world : analysis and decisions

Author: Charles F Manski
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2013.
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Manski argues that public policy is based on untrustworthy analysis. Failing to account for uncertainty in an uncertain world, policy analysis routinely misleads policy makers with expressions of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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(DLC) 2012014822
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles F Manski
ISBN: 0674067541 9780674067547
OCLC Number: 826895100
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 199 p.)
Responsibility: Charles F. Manski.

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To academic readers steeped in [economics and decision theory], [Manski's] account is likely to be of some interest. It includes many useful and important insights (for example, the distinctions Read more...

 
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