The social discount rate in cost benefit analysis: the British experience and lessons to be learned
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KeywordsCost-Benefit Analysis; Discounting; Future Generations;
- D61 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Allocative Efficiency; Cost-Benefit Analysis
- D70 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - General
- D90 - Microeconomics - - Micro-Based Behavioral Economics - - - General
- H50 - Public Economics - - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies - - - General
- O12 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
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- NEP-ALL-2006-10-28 (All new papers)
- NEP-ENE-2006-10-28 (Energy Economics)
- NEP-PBE-2006-10-28 (Public Economics)
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