Public Choice Theory

  1. Add to Wish List A Handbook of Alternative Theories of Public Economics

    A Handbook of Alternative Theories of Public Economics

    Edited by Francesco Forte, Ram Mudambi, Pietro Maria Navarra
    This comprehensive and thought-provoking Handbook reviews public sector economics from pluralist perspectives that either complement or reach beyond mainstream views. The book takes a comprehensive interdisciplinary approach, drawing on ...
    Paperback (2015)

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    Hardback (2014)

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  2. Add to Wish List Companion to the Political Economy of Rent Seeking

    Companion to the Political Economy of Rent Seeking

    Edited by Roger D. Congleton, Arye L. Hillman
    The quest for benefit from existing wealth or by seeking privileged benefit through influence over policy is known as rent seeking. Much rent seeking activity involves government and political decisions and is therefore in the domain of ...
    Hardback (2015)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Political Economy of Aerospace Industries

    The Political Economy of Aerospace Industries

    Keith Hartley
    The Political Economy of Aerospace Industries will appeal to undergraduate and graduate students in industrial and defence economics, public choice and policy courses. It will also be of interest to researchers, policy-makers and those i...
    Hardback (2015)

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  4. Add to Wish List Confronting the Shadow Economy

    Confronting the Shadow Economy

    Colin C. Williams
    Beginning with a review of the extent of undeclared work, the author discusses the discrepancies between regions and the potential impacts of the economic crisis, comparing the nature of the potential solutions available with those actua...
    Hardback (January 2015)

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  5. Add to Wish List The Elgar Companion to Public Choice, Second Edition

    The Elgar Companion to Public Choice, Second Edition

    Edited by William F. Shughart II, Laura Razzolini, Michael Reksulak
    The Companion lays out a comprehensive history of the field and, in five additional parts, it explores public choice contributions to the study of the origins of the state, the organization of political activity, the analysis of decision...
    Paperback (2014)

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    Hardback (April 2013)

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  6. Add to Wish List Economists and the State

    Economists and the State

    Timothy P. Roth
    Adam Smith is widely regarded as the ‘founder of modern economics’. The author shows, however, that Smith’s procedurally based, consequence-detached political economy, an approach shared by America’s Founders, finds no expression in the ...
    Hardback (2014)

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  7. Add to Wish List Deficits, Debt, and Democracy

    Deficits, Debt, and Democracy

    Richard E. Wagner
    This timely book reveals that the budget deficits and accumulating debts that plague modern democracies reflect a clash between two rationalities of governance: one of private property and one of common property. The clashing of these ra...
    Paperback (2013)

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    Hardback (2012)

    List price $129.00

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  8. Add to Wish List Government Failure

    Government Failure

    Wilfred Dolfsma
    This highly unique book takes a fundamental look at when and how a government can fail at its core responsibility of formulating rules. Government, representing society, relates to the economy by formulating the rules within which (marke...
    Hardback (2013)

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  9. Add to Wish List Constitutional Economics and Public Institutions

    Constitutional Economics and Public Institutions

    Edited by Francisco Cabrillo, Miguel A. Puchades-Navarro
    This extensive book explores in detail a wide range of topics within the public choice and constitutional political economy tradition, providing a comprehensive overview of current work across the field.
    Hardback (July 2013)

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  10. Add to Wish List Tax Evasion and the Shadow Economy

    Tax Evasion and the Shadow Economy

    Edited by Michael Pickhardt, Aloys Prinz
    Leading scholars examine recent evidence from theoretical and empirical research on tax compliance and tax evasion, and provide an in-depth analysis of underlying methods. Strategies to fight tax evasion are evaluated and the motivations...
    Hardback (September 2012)

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  11. Add to Wish List Regulation and Economics

    Regulation and Economics

    Edited by Roger J. Van den Bergh, Alessio M. Pacces
    This comprehensive volume provides a state-of-the-art overview of regulatory economics and reviews the main theories, tools, and domains of regulation
    Hardback (2012)

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  12. Add to Wish List Handbook on the Economics of Crime

    Handbook on the Economics of Crime

    Edited by Bruce L. Benson, Paul R. Zimmerman
    While few economists analyzed criminal behaviour and the criminal justice process before Gary Becker’s seminal 1968 paper, an enormous body of economic research on crime has since been produced. This insightful and comprehensive Handbook...
    Paperback (May 2012)

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    Hardback (November 2010)

    List price $318.00

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