Boettke, Peter (2010): Exchange, production, and Samaritan dilemmas. Published in: Basic Income Studies
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Supporters of basic income theories have an admirable goal. However, applying the economic way of thinking to the problem, we see that, while the goal is certainly laudable, the attempt to achieve that goal can lead to disastrous results stemming from knowledge and incentive problems faced by administrators. This paper examines often unexamined problems with implementing a Basic Income Policy.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Exchange, production, and Samaritan dilemmas|
|Keywords:||Basic Income Policy; Comparative Political Economy; Redistribution|
|Subjects:||H - Public Economics > H2 - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue > H24 - Personal Income and Other Nonbusiness Taxes and Subsidies
H - Public Economics > H2 - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue > H23 - Externalities; Redistributive Effects; Environmental Taxes and Subsidies
B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches > B53 - Austrian
P - Economic Systems > P1 - Capitalist Systems > P16 - Political Economy
|Depositing User:||Peter Boettke|
|Date Deposited:||06. Sep 2011 15:13|
|Last Modified:||15. Feb 2013 17:37|
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