Are Some Lives More Valuable?
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KeywordsEthics; social preferences; individual social welfare function; relative value of life; random ethical model;
- D63 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement
- I18 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health
- J17 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Value of Life; Foregone Income
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2003-04-02 (All new papers)
- NEP-DCM-2003-04-02 (Discrete Choice Models)
- NEP-HEA-2003-04-02 (Health Economics)
- NEP-LTV-2003-04-02 (Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty)
- NEP-MIC-2003-04-02 (Microeconomics)
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