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The State, Public Universities and Public Goods: Time for a New Settlement-The Case of Chile
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2020)
In Chile, higher education is characterised by a constellation of features that make 'public' a multiplicitous idea. In the present study, academics in two public universities are seen to hold strong views in favour of ...
Os bens públicos dominiais e a função social da propriedade
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaCentro de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, 2012-12-19)
This monograph examines the public dominial goods and the possibility of the particular to possession of these goods observing the social function of property and housing rights. Once proposed the subject, we had a brief ...
Municipalities secession and uncertainty on public goods provision
This paper investigates the causes of municipalities secession in Brazil. The theoretical model proposes that the median voter is not fully informed about the efficiency effect of secession on public good provision and ...
The Second Welfare Theorem with public goods in general economies
(Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2010)
In this paper we prove a general version of the Second Welfare Theorem for a non-convex and non-transitive economy, with public goods and other externalities in consumption. For this purpose we use the sub-gradient to the ...
Discrete public goods with incomplete information
(Escola de Pós-Graduação em Economia da FGV, 1999-10-07)
Are Public Libraries Improving Quality of Education? When the Provision of Public Goods is not Enoug
We analyze the relation between public, education-related infrastructure and the quality of education in schools using a case-study of the construction and implementation of two large public libraries in low-income areas ...
Common agency and public good provision under asymmetric information
(Econometric Society, 2010-05)
The provision of public goods under asymmetric information has most often been viewed as a mechanism design problem under the aegis of an uninformed mediator. This paper focuses on institutional contexts without such a ...