Public Choice

  1. Add to Wish List The Creation and Destruction of Social Capital

    The Creation and Destruction of Social Capital

    Gunnar L.H Svendsen, Gert T. Svendsen
    This book will contribute substantially to academic and popular debates on social capital and will be an invaluable source of reference for all social scientists. It will particularly appeal to students and scholars of public policy, eco...
    Paperback (2005)

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    Hardback (2004)

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  2. Add to Wish List Autocratic, Democratic, and Optimal Government

    Autocratic, Democratic, and Optimal Government

    William A. Niskanen
    This book presents simple models of the major alternative types of political regimes, estimates of the parameters of these models, and quantitative estimates of the fiscal choices and economic outcomes of these regimes. William Niskanen...
    Paperback (2005)

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    Hardback (2004)

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  3. Add to Wish List Policy Analysis and Public Choice

    Policy Analysis and Public Choice

    William A. Niskanen
    Policy Analysis and Public Choice is an important selection of articles written by William A. Niskanen over the last thirty years. The volume represents two quite different disciplines to which Niskanen has made a major contribution: pol...
    Paperback (2005)

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    Hardback (1998)

    List price $190.00

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  4. Add to Wish List Property Rights, Planning and Markets

    Property Rights, Planning and Markets

    Chris Webster, Lawrence W.-C. Lai
    This book represents a major innovation in the institutional analysis of cities and their planning, management and governance. Using concepts of transaction costs and property rights, the work shows systematically how urban order evolves...
    Paperback (2005)

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    Hardback (2003)

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  5. Add to Wish List Political Competition, Innovation and Growth in the History of Asian Civilizations

    Political Competition, Innovation and Growth in the History of Asian Civilizations

    Edited by Peter Bernholz, Roland Vaubel
    Do political decentralisation and inter state competition favour innovation and growth? There has long been a lively debate surrounding this question, going back to David Hume and Immanuel Kant. This book is a new attempt to test its ver...
    Hardback (2005)

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  6. Add to Wish List Changing Institutions in the European Union

    Changing Institutions in the European Union

    Edited by Giuseppe Eusepi, Friedrich Schneider
    This book makes a valuable, analytical contribution to recent debates on the ongoing institutional changes occurring within the European Union. It provides a comprehensive and diverse insight into a variety of areas, including in-depth s...
    Hardback (2004)

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  7. Add to Wish List Equality, Rights and the Autonomous Self

    Equality, Rights and the Autonomous Self

    Timothy P. Roth
    Modern liberalism asserts the transcendental, autonomous self’s ‘natural rights’ against others’ moralistic and political preferences, and regards the economist’s utilitarian social welfare theory as instrumental to the achievement of ‘s...
    Hardback (2004)

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  8. Add to Wish List The New Democratic Federalism For Europe

    The New Democratic Federalism For Europe

    Bruni S. Frey, Reiner Eichenberger
    This innovative book proposes a new institutional arrangement for government to fulfil the needs of its citizens as well as possible. Existing aspects of federalism and direct democracy in Europe are strengthened, and as a result future ...
    Paperback (2004)

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    Hardback (1999)

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  9. Add to Wish List Capitalism and Democracy

    Capitalism and Democracy

    Dennis C. Mueller
    This distinguished collection of Dennis Mueller’s papers discusses the economic challenges faced as a result of events in the latter third of the twentieth century; the formation of the European Union, the collapse of Communism in East E...
    Hardback (2003)

    List price $175.00

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  10. Add to Wish List Political Economy and Public Finance

    Political Economy and Public Finance

    Edited by Stanley L. Winer, Hirofumi Shibata
    There is a long-standing difference amongst public economists between those who think that collective choice must be formally acknowledged, and those who derive their policy recommendations from a social planning framework in which polit...
    Paperback (2003)

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    Hardback (2003)

    List price $140.00

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  11. Add to Wish List Economic Welfare, International Business and Global Institutional Change

    Economic Welfare, International Business and Global Institutional Change

    Edited by Ram Mudambi, Pietro Maria Navarra, Giuseppe Sobbrio
    The distinguished authors in this volume address the fundamental causes for such heterogeneous international experiences, placing particular emphasis on the role of institutions. They demonstrate how the study of economic development is...
    Hardback (2003)

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  12. Add to Wish List The Elgar Companion to Public Choice

    The Elgar Companion to Public Choice

    Edited by William F. Shughart II, Laura Razzolini
    This authoritative and encyclopaedic reference work provides a thorough account of the public choice approach to economics and politics. The Companion breaks new ground by joining together the most important issues in the field in a sing...
    Paperback (2003)

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    Member price $88.00

    Hardback (2001)

    List price $343.00

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