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Title Environmental and public economics : essays in honor of Wallace E. Oates / edited by Arvind Panagariya, Paul R. Portney, Robert M. Schwab.

Published Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA, USA : E. Elgar, [1999]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  333.7 ENVI {Bund81 20190820}    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxviii, 342 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes "Wallace E. Oates: published books and papers"--P. 327-334.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. On environmental policy for a conservative era / William J. Baumol -- 2. Environmental federalism: welfare losses from uniform national drinking water standards / Terry M. Dinan, Maureen L. Cropper and Paul R. Portney -- 3. The case for a two-part instrument: presumptive tax and environmental subsidy / Don Fullerton and Ann Wolverton -- 4. Tax-interactions, revenue-recycling, and the efficiency impacts of pollution-abatement policies / Lawrence H. Goulder -- 5. The positive political economy of instrument choice in environmental policy / Nathaniel O. Keohane, Richard L. Revesz and Robert N. Stavins -- 6. Does nature limit environmental federalism? / V. Kerry Smith, Kurt A. Schwabe and Carol Mansfield -- 7. Modeling urban growth controls / Jan K. Brueckner -- 8. Congestion and taxation in lumpy countries / David L. Hummels, Paul N. Courant and Alan V. Deardorff.
9. The effects of educational vouchers when schools track students by ability / Dennis Epple, Elizabeth Newlon and Richard E. Romano -- 10. On designing intergovernmental transfers with an application in the new South Africa / Robert P. Inman -- 11. Public pensions in the EU: migration incentives and impacts / David E. Wildasin -- 12. Early American federalism and economic development, 1790-1840 / John Joseph Wallis -- 13. Capitalization and efficiency / John Yinger -- Wallace E. Oates: published books and papers.
Summary Wallace E. Oates has made a pioneering contribution to environmental and public economics. This original selection of essays honors his seminal work in both these fields. Environmental and Public Economics is an informative and thought-provoking celebration of Wallace E. Oates's work which will be useful for students and scholars of environmental studies, public policy and public sector economics.
Other author Oates, Wallace E.
Portney, Paul R.
Panagariya, Arvind.
Schwab, Robert M.
Subject Oates, Wallace E.
Environmental economics.
Economic policy.
ISBN 1858986117