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Public Goods and Territory

  • Javier Alfonso-Gil


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    The paper will attempt to demostrate the fundamental importance of public goods in the performance of any territory or economy. After discussing the concept and definition of public goods, the most important of them will be reviewed along with their degree of publicness. Their relative positions within society will also be analyzed. Finally, the relationship between private and public goods will be discussed and some conclusions will be reached as to the necessary balance and relative importance among them.

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    Paper provided by European Regional Science Association in its series ERSA conference papers with number ersa03p167.

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    Date of creation: Aug 2003
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    Handle: RePEc:wiw:wiwrsa:ersa03p167
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