Effects of club size in the provision of public goods. Network and congestion effects in the case of the French municipalities

The article formalizes and measures the impact of club size on the quality of the public good provided to its members. Under a general framework we describe various functional forms that allow either network or crowding effects. Mechanisms of provision are that of a political process in which both t...

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Volume: 81
Main Author: Guengant, Alain
Josselin, Jean-Michel
Rocaboy, Yvon
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Berlin Heidelberg Springer-Verlag 01.10.2002
Springer Verlag
published in: Papers in regional science Vol. 81; no. 4; pp. 443 - 460
ORCID: 0000-0002-8711-6123
Data of publication: 20021000
ISSN: 1056-8190
EISSN: 1435-5957
Discipline: Sociology & Social History
Social Sciences (General)
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
Web of Science - Social Sciences Citation Index - 2002
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