The Economics of Public Services

Proceedings of a Conference held by the International Economic Association at Turin, Italy

  • Martin S. Feldstein
  • Robert P. Inman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Economics of Housing Programmes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Distributional Issues in Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 27-27
  4. The Criminal Justice System

  5. Economic Effects of Social Security

  6. Decentralised Provision of Public Services

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 251-251
    2. Eytan Sheshinski
      Pages 253-273
    3. Joseph E. Stiglitz
      Pages 274-333
    4. William Vickrey
      Pages 334-343
    5. Albert Breton, Anthony Scott
      Pages 344-357

About this book

Keywords

economics finance public finance service

Editors and affiliations

  • Martin S. Feldstein
    • 1
  • Robert P. Inman
    • 2
  1. 1.Harvard UniversityUSA
  2. 2.University of PennsylvaniaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-02917-4
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1977
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-02919-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-02917-4
  • About this book