Government Failure


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Government Failure

A situation in which government intervention leads to the inefficient allocation of resources. This is not the same as a government intervention leading to an unpopular result. A government failure may prove popular, for example, if it subsidizes local jobs at the expense of more efficient companies elsewhere. Examples of government failure include crowding out and pork-barrel spending.
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LAHORE -- The All Pakistan Clerks Association (APCA) Punjab Chapter on Monday took streets again against what they call provincial government failure to fulfill the agreement subsequent to which they had called off their protest campaign.
There is government failure, as well as market failure.
Chapter Six, "Information, Inflexibility, Incredibility, and Mismanagement," keeps up the drumbeat of government failure.
WE WROTE: MP's poll shows nearly 80% of Yarm residents want back into Yorkshire YOU SAID: Is this really about wanting to be in North Yorkshire, or just an increasing number people who are tired of decades of local government failure under Labour?
He said that its provincial government failure to recover their abducted colleague despite elapsing two months and vowed that the doctor would continue their strike unless the government meet their demands including crackdown at the gangs involved in kidnapping of doctors for the ransom.
Be it apathy, antipathy or some combination, the American public has seen and felt the government failure over and over again.
He said the atta crisis had cropped up due to the government failure to decide the quota of wheat supply and its sale prices.
Backing for Labour dropped from 31 per cent to 23 per cent between 2005 and 2007, with GPs blaming a freeze on pay, "GP-bashing" and Government failure to deliver an improved NHS.
Written by Clifford Winston (senior fellow in Economic Studies, Brookings Institution), Government Failure Versus Market Failure: Microeconomics Policy Research and Government Peformance examines three decades of empirical evidence in search of the answers to a critical question: When should government intervene in market activity, and when is it better to allow market forces to operate without interference?
Nearly 800 youngsters appearing in court since the start of last year is a terrible indictment of government failure to curb violent crime.
Professor Stiglitz lists four principal reasons for government failure when attempting to correct a market failure: (i) limited information, (ii) limited control over market responses, (iii) limited control over bureaucracy, and (iv) limitations imposed by political processes.
American setbacks in World War II were widely blamed in public debate on government failure to listen to Goddard; when, 15 years after his 1945 death, the U.

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