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Title Incentives, organization, and public economics : papers in honour of Sir James Mirrlees / edited by Peter J. Hammond, Gareth D. Myles
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000


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Description vi, 359 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: 1. Introduction, Peter J. Hammond and Gareth D. Myles -- 2. Corporate Diversification and Agency, Benjamin E. Hermalin and Michael L. Katz -- 3. Adverse Selection and Insurance with uberrima fides, Avinash Dixit -- 4. Strategic Experimentation: the Undiscounted Case, Patrick Bolton and Christopher Harris -- 5. Approximate Common Knowledge in a Search Model, Hyun Song Shin -- 6. Wealth and Welfare, Partha Dasgupta -- 7. Adjusting One's Standard of Living: Two-Period Models, Peter Diamond and James Mirrlees -- 8. Who Should Provide Public Goods?, Jun-ichi Itaya, David de Meza, and Gareth D. Myles -- 9. An Optimal Earnings Schedule, Sudhir Anand -- 10. Non-linear Utility Pricing and Targeting the Poor, Ravi Kanbur, Ritva Tarkiainen, and Matti Tuomala -- 11. A Reconsideration of the Optimal Income Tax, Kevin Roberts -- 12. Reassessing the Diamond-Mirrlees Efficiency Theorem, Peter J. Hammond -- 13. Valuing Our Future: Cost-Benefit Analysis and Sustainability, Geoffrey Heal -- 14. Chinese Reforms from a Comparative Perspective, Athar Hussain, Nicholas Stern, and Joseph Stiglitz -- 15. Capital Structure and Imperfect Competition in Product Markets, Franklin Allen -- 16. Repeated Oligopoly Interaction, Joseph Farrell -- 17. Competing against Bundles, Barry Nalebuff -- 18. On the Optimal Location of Capital, Anthony J. Venables
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Mirrlees, James A.
Welfare economics.
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Author Hammond, Peter J., 1945-
Mirrlees, James A.
Myles, Gareth D.
LC no. 00060686
ISBN 0199242291