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Table of contents for Cases in public policy analysis / George M. Guess and Paul G. Farnham.

C O N T E N T S

Preface        vii
Author Biographies       ix

CHAPTER 1   Overview 1

CHAPTER 2 Problem Identification and Structuring  21
          fighting Crime: The Case for Emptier Prisons 49-50

CHAPTER 3 Forecasting Institutional Impacts on
          Public Policy Performance               67
          Washington Post Articles 101-118

CHAPTER 4 Forecasting Policy Options    135
          MARTA Forecast 171-189

CHAPTER 5 Pricing and Public Policy: The Case of
          Cigarette Taxes 211
          Anti-Tobacco Groups Push for Higher Cigarette Taxes 225-229

CHAPTER 6   Cost-Effectiveness Analysis: The Case of
          Mother-to-Infant HIV Transmission 249
          Preventing Perinatal Transmission of HIV 172-184

CHAPTER 7   Cost-Benefit Analysis: The Case of Environmental
                    Air Quality Standards 303
          Clinton Sharply Tightens Air Pollution Regulations Despite Concern
          Over Costs 318-321

CHAPTER 8 Summary and Conclusions  335

Glossary 349
Index 357