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Cost-Benefit Analysis and Social Welfare Functions

Sep 19, 2016 Opinion

Cost-benefit analysis has become a routinized part of policymaking. Probing what justifies this methodology helps us to see how it might be..

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Beyond Cost-Benefit Analysis: Social Welfare Functions, Fair Distribution, and Policymaking

Mar 19, 2012 Analysis

Social welfare function incorporates distributional considerations into policy analysis.

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