Public Choice

, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 35–48 | Cite as

Pricing public goods

An experiment with two proposed pricing systems
  • Bruce A. Scherr
  • Emerson M. Babb

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  • Bruce A. Scherr
  • Emerson M. Babb

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