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Public economics

Author: Gareth D Myles
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This textbook provides a thorough treatment of all the central topics in public economics. Aimed at senior undergraduate and graduate students, it will also be invaluable to professional economists  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gareth D Myles
ISBN: 0521497213 9780521497213 0521497698 9780521497695
OCLC Number: 31753812
Description: xvi, 546 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. General equilibrium and welfare economics --
3. Topics in measurement --
4. Commodity taxation --
5. Income taxation --
6. Policy reform --
7. Risk --
8. Corporate taxation --
9. Public goods --
10. Externalities --
11. Imperfect competition --
12. Tax evasion --
13. Overlapping generations economies --
14. Social security --
15. Debt and taxation.
Responsibility: Gareth D. Myles.
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'This is the most comprehensive up-to-date exposition of the modern theory of public economics ... A natural reference for any student or scholar in the field.' Eytan Sheshinski, Hebrew University of Read more...

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