Governments that want to achieve socially efficient outcomes will
_ negative externalities and _ positive externalities.
A Subsidize; Subsidize
For every unit of a good that
Reading Quiz Chapter 1
10 out of 10 points
A policy model is
a precise statement of the causal relationships that link policy inputs with a
policy output of interest.
a simplified expression of the causal relationships that link policy
PUP 3002-01 Exam 1 Study Guide
Chapter 1 Public Policy Models
What are the expected benefits of studying public policy?
o Accountability Whose interests are being served?
Consent of the governed
What that policy is trying to address
o Efficiency gains
Religion to me is understanding that you believe in a certain being, animal or
object, and also partake in certain practices or traditions to give yourself a closer
bond with that higher p
Governments and the Economy (role, necessity, etc.)
o The increase in the market value of the goods and
services produced by an economy
o The percent rate of increase in growth domestic
Study Guide: Exam 1
Introduction to Public Policy
*NOTE: You are expected to know both the definitions of the terms below,
as well as how they have been applied in this course. Some exam
questions may simply be definitional; the majority, however, will te
Chapter 4: Scientific Inquiry & Uncertainty
How do policy analysts empirically evaluate causal claims?
What are reasonable levels of uncertainty in scientific research?
What is the difference between scientific uncertainty and casual skepticism?
Chapter 3: Institutions and Social Dilemmas
What role do markets and/or government play in creating social dilemmas?
What role do markets and/or government play in solving social dilemmas?
Institutions as Facilitators of Individual and Collect
Chapter 2: Individuals and Social Dilemmas
2.1 Game Theory as a Tool
Game Theory is concerned with endogenous relationships
Game theory attempts to answer a basic question:
Conditional on what an actor expects others to do, what choice will a
In the 1950s, _ aided in the development of Irans civilian nuclear program by
providing Iran with a nuclear reactor.
Which of the following best describes Bruce Bueno de
Game theory is used to
A identical to
. decision theory.
B a tool to study strategic
. decision making.
C the only way to study how
. people choose.
Robert Axelrod's computer experiment tournament that had people subm
PUP 3002-01 Exam 2 Study Guide
Chapter 5: The Economy and Income Security
Why is it difficult to arrange collective action institutions to support the widely agreed-upon idea that
citizens should not fall below a basic income floor?
o As group size incre