A Spatially Autoregressive Median Voter Model of Recreation Expenditures
This article presents a median voter model to explain the expenditures on recreation by local governments. The authors show that when the benefits of a public good provided by one community can spill over to members of other communities the correct empirical specification is a spatially autoregressive econometric model With respect to local recreation, it was found that communities with relatively high incomes and air pollution spend relatively less on provision.
Volume (Year): 21 (1993)
Issue (Month): 3 (July)
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