Determinants of public services in rural communities: evidence from voting on hospital referenda.

R. D. Fort, J. B. Christianson

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Abstract

A public choice analytical framework is adopted to analyze voting behaviour on rural hospital referenda. The results of the analysis aid in understanding support given by rural residents to low occupancy, rural hospitals and in predicting opposition to public sector efforts to close such facilities.-from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)228-236
Number of pages9
JournalAmerican Journal of Agricultural Economics
Volume63
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1981

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