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Cost-benefit analysis and project evaluation : A comparison of alternative approaches


  • Diewert, W. E.


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  • Diewert, W. E., 1983. "Cost-benefit analysis and project evaluation : A comparison of alternative approaches," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 22(3), pages 265-302, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:pubeco:v:22:y:1983:i:3:p:265-302

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    1. Friedman, Joseph & Weinberg, Daniel H., 1982. "Housing consumption under a constrained income transfer," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 11(3), pages 253-271, May.
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    5. Diewert, W. Erwin & Fox, Kevin J., 2016. "Kevin J. Fox Interview of W. Erwin Diewert," working papers erwin_diewert-2016-6, Vancouver School of Economics, revised 02 Jun 2016.
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