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Def Pigou Tax/Pigovian Tax/Pigou: The state taxes (subsidizes) the perpetrators of negative (positive) externalities in such a way that the social and private marginal costs coincide with the welfare-optimized supply quantity of the goods concerned in the behavioral equilibrium. (1)
1.A.C. Pigou, The economics of welfare. London 1920._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
Arthur C. Pigou
The Economics of welfare London 1920
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