A mixed Bentham–Rawls criterion for intergenerational equity: Theory and implications

This paper proposes a welfare criterion that balances the need for development and the concern for the least advantaged generations, and explores its implications. This criterion, called the mixed Bentham–Rawls criterion, moderates the effect of discounting, yet permits some degree of intertemporal...

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Volume: 58
Main Author: Alvarez-Cuadrado, Francisco
Van Long, Ngo
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: SAN DIEGO Elsevier Inc 2009
ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE
Elsevier
Elsevier B.V
published in: Journal of environmental economics and management Vol. 58; no. 2; pp. 154 - 168
Data of publication: 2009
ISSN: 0095-0696
1096-0449
EISSN: 1096-0449
Discipline: Economics
Environmental Sciences
Business
Series: Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
Subjects:
D63
H43
Q20
O21
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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