Making Sense of Incentives
Taming Business Incentives to Promote Prosperity
Timothy J. Bartik
Explore the intricacies of evaluating incentives with this book that delves into the specific details that determine their efficacy. From the amount of incentives needed to attract a business to the effects on employment and tax revenues, the author breaks down the costs and benefits of these programs. With a focus on providing a model for understanding the effects of incentives, readers will gain a deep understanding of how to evaluate and design these policies.
2019-11-18T16:52:47.000ZA great little book on how to design sensible local business incentives by @TimBartik. This is a model of good applied economics. – source