Introduction to Public Policy

Introduction to Public Policy

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A new textbook by Charles Wheelan, author of Naked Economics, Introduction to Public Policy uses economic principles to demonstrate that sound public policy occurs when unfettered private markets provide the greatest good for the greatest number. Only when it does not do this is government intervention more

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  • Paperback | 608 pages
  • 167.64 x 231.14 x 35.56mm | 861.82g
  • W. W. Norton & Company
  • United States
  • English
  • 039314982X
  • 9780393149821

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By far the best textbook for a course in undergraduate public policy. I have been looking for a text that really incorporates economics into the study of public policy. One cannot truly understand the politics behind policy, and how to analyze policies, without having a basic background in economics, especially microeconomics Each chapter is beautifully written I am looking forward to using this text.--Daniel Scheller, The Florida State University"show more