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Governments and institutions, perhaps even more than markets, determine who gets what in our society. They make the crucial choices about who pays the taxes, who gets into college, who gets medical care, who gets drafted, where the hazardous waste dump is sited, and how much we pay for public services. Debate about these issues inevitably centers on the question of whether the solution is "fair." In this book, H. Peyton Young offers a systematic explanation of what we mean by fairness in distributing public resources and burdens, and applies the theory to actual cases.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780691044644
ISBN-10: 0691044643
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 16mm)
Pages: 253
Imprint: Princeton University Press
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publish Date: 7-Aug-1995
Country of Publication: United States

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