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Title Individual and social responsibility : child care, education, medical care, and long-term care in America / edited by Victor R. Fuchs.

Publication Info. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1996.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  361.973 I39I    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  361.973 I39I2    Check Shelf
Description ix, 353 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series A National Bureau of Economic Research Conference report
Conference report (National Bureau of Economic Research)
Note "The papers ... presented and discussed at a National Bureau of Economic Research conference held at Stanford, California, on October 7-8, 1994"--Acknowledgments.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Child care : private cost or public responsibility? / Arleen Leibowitz -- Rationalizing school spending : efficiency, externalities, and equity, and their connection to rising costs / Eric A. Hanushek -- Health care reform : the clash of goals, facts, and ideology / Henry J. Aaron -- To comfort always : the prospects of expanded social responsibility for long-term care / Alan M. Garber -- Consumption externalities and the financing of social services / Robert H. Frank
Preferences, promises, and the politics of entitlement / Paul M. Romer -- Information, responsibility, and human services / Kenneth J. Arrow -- The changing roles of public, private, and nonprofit enterprise in education, health care, and other human services / Henry Hansmann -- Government intervention in the markets for education and health care : how and why? / James M. Poterba -- The politics of American social policy, past and future / Theda Skocpol.
Subject Human services -- United States -- Congresses.
Child care -- United States -- Congresses.
Older people -- Long-term care -- United States -- Congresses.
Education -- United States -- Congresses.
Medical care -- United States -- Congresses.
Responsibility -- United States -- Congresses.
Added Author Fuchs, Victor R.
ISBN 0226267865 cloth alkaline paper
9780226267869 cloth alkaline paper
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