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  社會保障 「保障收入」可行嗎?

 

「保障收入」如何解決深層次矛盾[連註釋]

 

 

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 政府應盡量有為也盡量無為。即是說,只要對公眾有好處而政府能做得較市場有效益的,政府都應該去作;而政策首要是完善機制,以盡量避免將來政府需要介入市場。

 本綱頁作者李健曾任銀行經濟 研究員,近年以獨立評論員身分撰寫文章。歡迎垂詢或指正予   leejiannjames@yahoo.com

Government should do both as much and as little as possible.  That is, it should do whatever would yield a net benefit for the public overall, but only where the private sector is less cost-effective.  Policy mechanisms should minimize the need for future government intervention.

The author, James J. Lee, a former bank economist, writes as an independent observer.  Please leave comments or queries at leejiannjames@yahoo.com