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Cost - benefit analysis and the perpetuation of regional imbalance -- a note

By A Hay

Abstract

Regional development benefits are excluded from cost - benefit analysis, but the valuation techniques and discounting techniques create a bias towards projects in the best-developed regions. Three devices to counter this tendency are noted.

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