Public Choice

, Volume 77, Issue 1, pp 17–28 | Cite as

Health care, education and the cost disease: A looming crisis for public choice

  • William J. Baumol


Health Care Public Finance Public Choice Cost Disease 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • William J. Baumol
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  1. 1.C.V. Starr Center for Applied EconomicsNew York UniversityNew York

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