The welfare optimal distribution of Olympic Success considered as a public good
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KeywordsOlympic Games; Public Goods; Externalities; Social Welfare;
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2007-05-19 (All new papers)
- NEP-PBE-2007-05-19 (Public Economics)
- NEP-UPT-2007-05-19 (Utility Models & Prospect Theory)
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