The range of local public services and population size: Is there a “zoo effect” in French jurisdictions?

This article contributes to the small literature on the relationship between the range of local public services and population size. Using new data on French local jurisdictions, we test the hypothesis that larger jurisdictions provide a broader range of public goods (the so-called ?zoo effect?, Oat...

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Volume: 77
Main Author: Paty, Sonia
Hammadou, Hakim
Frère, Quentin
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: De Boeck Université 2011
published in: Recherches économiques de Louvain Vol. 77; no. 2; pp. 87 - 104
Data of publication: 2011
Series: Recherches économiques de Louvain
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc
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