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Introduction to public finance and public transit

Introduction to public finance and public transit

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration, Office of Technical Assistance and Safety, Available through the National Technical Information Service in [Washington, DC], [Springfield, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local transit -- United States -- Finance.,
  • Local transit -- United States -- Management.

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    Statementprepared for the Federal Transit Administration, Office of Technical Assistance and Safety ; prepared by Public Financial Management, Inc., KPMG Peat Marwick.
    ContributionsUnited States. Federal Transit Administration. Office of Technical Assistance and Safety., Public Financial Management, Inc., KPMG Peat Marwick.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14697499M

    Public Finance: Principles and Policy John E. Anderson Chapter Title Part I 1 Economics of the Public Sector 2 Measurement and Methods in Public Finance Part II 3 Welfare Economics and Public Goods 4 Externalities 5 Income Distribution and Transfer Programs Part III Introduction to Public Finance Private and Public Interests.


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