Planning Fallacy or Hiding Hand: Which is the Better Explanation?
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- Bent Flyvbjerg, 2018. "Planning Fallacy or Hiding Hand: Which Is the Better Explanation?," Papers 1802.09999, arXiv.org.
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Keywordsthe principle of the Hiding Hand; the planning fallacy; optimism bias; wider development impacts; dynamic linkages; cost-benefit analysis; project management; development economics; behavioral science; Albert O. Hirschman; the World Bank;
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