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1. school choice and competition

The two insights behind school choice are that externalities motivate government financing, but not provision, of schools, and that government-run schools ...

By Caroline Hoxby. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. educational finance

The American system of government-financed education is decentralized among 50 states and more than 15,000 local school districts. Local funds are derived ...

By William A. Fischel. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. Tiebout hypothesis

Tiebout (1956) argued that efficient local public good provision would emerge as households choose among communities offering different local public goods ...

By Dennis Epple. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. exit and voice

Exit and voice are alternative responses to an unsatisfactory relationship: exit is the withdrawal from it, voice is the attempt to improve it through ...

By Albert O. Hirschman. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. privatization impacts in transition economies

This article addresses the large-scale privatization processes in central and eastern Europe. It explains why reformers placed such emphasis on privatization ...

By Saul Estrin. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. experimental methods in economics

In the mid-20th century economists became involved in the design and conduct of laboratory experiments to examine propositions implied by economic theory. ...

By Vernon L. Smith. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. Soviet Union, economics in

Soviet economics reflected the contradictory attitude of Marxist theory to Western economics, and the different stages of the development of the Soviet ...

By Vincent Barnett. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008