Free-rider problem

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Definition: Free-rider problem


Quick Summary of Free-rider problem


A free-rider problem exists when payment is not collected from those who benefit from public goods.




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Definition Sources


Definitions for Free-rider problem are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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