Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items

  • Keywords: compensating variation x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Measuring Welfare Changes—A Brief Overview

Chris Jones

in Applied Welfare Economics

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
July 2005
ISBN:
9780199281978
eISBN:
9780191602535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199281971.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter examines welfare measures when they are made without cardinal utility functions to understand the properties of the aggregate dollar changes in utility computed in a conventional ... More


Problems

Chris Jones

in Applied Welfare Economics

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
July 2005
ISBN:
9780199281978
eISBN:
9780191602535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199281971.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter provides a set of questions drawn from material presented in previous chapters. Most are designed to emphasize important points, and to illustrate practical examples of applied welfare ... More


The Valuation of Environmental Goods and Services

Charles Perrings

in Conservation: Economics, Science, and Policy

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780190613600
eISBN:
9780190613648
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190613600.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Chapter 5 introduces the concept of value, and the methods used to obtain estimates of the value of scarce environmental goods and services—particularly the provision, cultural, and regulating ... More


Evaluating the Impact of Global Food Price Shocks in Rural Guatemala

J. Edward Taylor and Mateusz J. Filipski

in Beyond Experiments in Development Economics: Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198707875
eISBN:
9780191783074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198707875.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Rising global food prices and price volatility create an imperative to understand the impacts of food price shocks in low-income countries. In an era of growing trade integration, global prices are ... More


View: