33 Pages Posted: 19 Nov 2004
Junk Economics is a review of Frank Ackerman & Lisa Heinzerling's book, Priceless. Priceless argues that cost-benefit analysis has been distorted for political reasons, especially during the current Bush Administration. The review describes the authors' argument and elaborates on the political implications of the continued use of cost-benefit analysis.
Keywords: Cost Benefit Analysis, Economics
JEL Classification: K20
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Tomain, Joseph P., Priceless: On Knowing the Price of Everything and the Value of Nothing. Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 92, 2004. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=622962
By Lee Tavis
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