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Rent-Seeking and Peak-Load Pricing of Public Services: An Extension


  • Singh, Nirvikar


Quantifies the general circumstances under which rent-seeking may cause the peak price to be lower than the off-peak price.

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  • Singh, Nirvikar, 1992. "Rent-Seeking and Peak-Load Pricing of Public Services: An Extension," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association, vol. 45(4), pages 443-445, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:ntj:journl:v:45:y:1992:i:4:p:443-45

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    1. Roger H. Gordon, 1983. "Social Security And Labor Supply Incentives," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 1(3), pages 16-22, April.
    2. Martin Feldstein, 1985. "The Optimal Level of Social Security Benefits," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 100(2), pages 303-320.
    3. Hausman, Jerry A., 1985. "Taxes and labor supply," Handbook of Public Economics,in: A. J. Auerbach & M. Feldstein (ed.), Handbook of Public Economics, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 4, pages 213-263 Elsevier.
    4. Feldstein, Martin & Samwick, Andrew A., 1992. "Social Security Rules and Marginal Tax Rates," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association, vol. 45(1), pages 1-22, March.
    5. Feldstein, Martin S, 1976. "Temporary Layoffs in the Theory of Unemployment," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 84(5), pages 937-957, October.
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    1. Mumy, Gene E., 1994. "Congestion Tolling for Uniform and Nonuniform Demand Cycles When Toll-Revenue Benefits Are Discounted," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association, vol. 47(1), pages 173-183, March.
    2. Conrad, Klaus, 1994. "Traffic, Transportation, Infrastructure and Externalities : a Theoretical Framework for a CGE Analysis," Discussion Papers 504, Institut fuer Volkswirtschaftslehre und Statistik, Abteilung fuer Volkswirtschaftslehre.

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