Forced Rider

… a core term used in Economic Analysis and Atlas102

Definition

Wikipedia (reference below) defines a forced rider as a person who is required, through a collective payment scheme such as taxes, to contribute to the cost of public goods they would prefer not to support.

Atlas topic, subject, and course

Public Goods and Commons Problems (core topic) in Economic Analysis and Atlas102 Economic Analysis.

Sources

Wikipedia, Forced rider, at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forced_rider, accessed 9 May 2016.

Page created by: Ian Clark, last modified 9 May 2016.