Public-Good Productivity Differentials and Non-Cooperative Public-Good Provision
AbstractWe explore the generality of Konrad and Lommerud (1995)'s Rotten Spouse Theorem. While the result holds for an arbitrary number of agents, it fails to hold for general technologies. We discuss some of the implications for CO2-emissions models.
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Length: 9 pages
Date of creation: 25 Nov 1996
Date of revision: 28 May 1997
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Rotten Spouse; CO2 abatement; climate change;
Other versions of this item:
- Eduardo Ley., . "Public-good productivity differentials and non-cooperative public-good provision," Working Papers 97-02, FEDEA.
- Q20 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Renewable Resources and Conservation - - - General
- H4 - Public Economics - - Publicly Provided Goods
- D62 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Externalities
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