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C. the set of experts who will be consulted in the conduct of the analysis.
D. None of the above.
5. “A good CBA examines all possible project options for pursuing a given policy goal”.
6. “Inputs are always costs; outputs are always benefits.” True or false?
B. False. 49 7. The “base case” for a project refers to
A. the best option among the available alternatives.
B. the status quo.
C. a prediction of what would happen in the absence of the project.
D. a best-practice example against which the policy will be compared.
8. Consider the construction of a base case for the assessment of a subsidized housing
project whose objective is to find homes for the homeless. The estimation of a “survivor
function” for this purpose involves estimating
A. the fraction of homeless people who survive on the streets over the winter.
B. the average age of homeless people.
C. the fraction of homeless people who...
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- Spring '14