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Cost-benefit analysis: Bastard science? and/or insidious poison in the body politick?


  • Williams, Alan


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  • Williams, Alan, 1972. "Cost-benefit analysis: Bastard science? and/or insidious poison in the body politick?," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 1(2), pages 199-225, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:pubeco:v:1:y:1972:i:2:p:199-225

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    4. Richard Cookson & Owen Cotton-Barrett & Matthew Adler & Miqdad Asaria & Toby Ord, 2016. "Years of good life based on income and health: Re-engineering cost-benefit analysis to examine policy impacts on wellbeing and distributive justice," Working Papers 132cherp, Centre for Health Economics, University of York.
    5. Culyer, A., 2009. "Deliberative Processes in Decisions about Health Care Technologies," Briefings 000231, Office of Health Economics.

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