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History of Political Economy (1 March 1988) 20 (1): 15–25.
Published: 01 March 1988
... theory.’ In Fiscal theory and political economy: selected essays (Chapel Hilll, N.C.), 22 -74. Buchanan , James M. 1975 . ‘Public finance and public choice.’ National Tax Journal 28 . 8 : 383 -94. Buchanan , James M. 1968 . The demand and supply of public goods . Chicago...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2015) 47 (suppl_1): 147–173.
Published: 01 December 2015
...J. Daniel Hammond This article is an analytical history of Paul Samuelson's writings on the theory of public goods and the role of government. We examine Samuelson's scholarly work from “The Pure Theory of Public Expenditure” (1954) to “Pure Theory of Public Expenditure and Taxation” (1969). We...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2015) 47 (suppl_1): 174–198.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Marianne Johnson The core of public economics traditionally addresses two situations of market failure: externalities and public goods. While externalities fit neatly into neoclassical economics, public goods proved substantially more difficult to pin down. An interesting thread in the story of...
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History of Political Economy (1 November 2005) 37 (4): 723–753.
Published: 01 November 2005
..., and Public Goods. Review of Economic Studies 41.1 : 119 -28. Baeck, Louis. 1994 . The Mediterranean Tradition in Economic Thought . New York: Routledge. Ballard, Charles L., and Don Fullerton. 1992 . Distortionary Taxes and the Provision of Public Goods. Journal of Economic Perspectives...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 2017) 49 (1): 59–92.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Maxime Desmarais-Tremblay This paper provides a narrative of the emergence of the standard textbook definition of public goods. It focuses on Richard A. Musgrave's contribution in defining public goods as nonrival and nonexcludable—from 1937 to 1973. Although Samuelson's mathematical definition is...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2015) 47 (suppl_1): 199–226.
Published: 01 December 2015
... obscurity during Tiebout's academic career, which was tragically cut short by his passing in 1968. Penned as a qualification to Paul Samuelson's “pure theory,” the article failed to influence the stabilization of postwar public good theory despite Tiebout's engagement with key figures in its construction...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 1985) 17 (2): 187–197.
Published: 01 June 1985
... position, which asserts that the market for ideas should be set apart and given special protection through the First Amendment; economic freedom for the pro- duction and exchange of material goods is not important and may be sub- ject to all manner of public regulation for the public good...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 1991) 23 (2): 263–278.
Published: 01 June 1991
... exhibiting social scarcity are relative education levels and management positions. Positional goods that are physically scarce may be thought of as luxury or status items that are in limited supply, such as paintings, antiques, rare works, and prime existing housing. All congestable public...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 2014) 46 (2): 247–264.
Published: 01 June 2014
... who share the same com- mon need require a third party able to provide a common good demanded by the community as a whole. They correspond to what economists today call public goods.5 “Private transport facilities and private schools” are examples used by Menger (8). In this...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 1999) 31 (Supplement): 41–56.
Published: 01 December 1999
... Social Goods. In Rationality, Individualism and Public Policy , edited by Geoffrey Brennan and Cliff Walsh. Canberra: ANUTECH. Wokler , Robert . 1974 . Rameau, Rousseau and the Essai sur origine des langues. Studies on Voltaire and the 18th Century 117 : 179 -238. Wokler , Robert...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 1982) 14 (2): 211–227.
Published: 01 June 1982
... and complete without the model. Uhr, in two definitive treatments (1951, 1960) of Wicksell, easily reveals the nuances of Wicksell’s thought without probing the durable goods question. In summary, it appears that the durable goods model is a relatively less publicized aspect of...
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History of Political Economy (1 November 1984) 16 (4): 529–554.
Published: 01 November 1984
... motives for saving and investment, nor the particular batch of capital goods that is produced. II. The Initial Statement of the Theorem About a decade after the publication of the foregoing analysis, Walras began to think about extending his system to include consideration of those...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2013) 45 (suppl_1): 92–113.
Published: 01 December 2013
... writers and followed the same strategy of mixing serious academic works (Treatise on Money, General Theory, Public Opinion, The Good Society) with publi- cations aimed at a larger audience and richer market (The Economic Con­ sequences of the Peace, A Preface to Morals). By middle age both gained...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 314–332.
Published: 01 December 2005
... österreichischen Kameralisten . Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft. Fichte, Johann Gottlieb. 1800 . Der geschlossene Handelsstaat . Munich: Saur. Foldvary, Fred. 1994 . Public Goods and Private Communities . Hants: Elgar. Hennipman, Pieter. 1982 . Wicksell and Pareto: Their Relationship in...
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History of Political Economy (1 November 1999) 31 (4): 653–673.
Published: 01 November 1999
... electorate. The ultimate solution to current economic prob- lems, including that of public debt, lay in “the general dissemination of good doctrines, for if a minister was not restrained by an honest legis- lature, he would receive no inconsiderable check from an enlightened public” (9:88...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2016) 48 (4): 681–704.
Published: 01 December 2016
... for his- torians of economic thought interested in new conceptions of the com- mon good and collective welfare in the later nineteenth century. Daniel Deronda, I suggest, engages with the perceived break between self- interest and public interest and attempts to find a formal resolution for...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 1996) 28 (Supplement): 301–311.
Published: 01 December 1996
... fiat rather than the market; of chronic budgetary deficits patched over by inflationary fi- nance; of widespread price controls covering scores and often hundreds of different goods and services; of public utility companies (typically public sector) suffering chronic losses and characterized...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 1980) 12 (1): 126–129.
Published: 01 March 1980
... German intellectual and political history. It holds great promise for the future publications of the Kress Library. Washington University WERNERHOCHWALD Good News to the Poor. By Julio de Santa Ana. Maryknoll, New York: Orbis Books, 1979. Pp. 124. $8.50...
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History of Political Economy (1 November 1989) 21 (4): 659–660.
Published: 01 November 1989
... preacher and other essays , 120 -43. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Anderson The butcher, the baker, and the policy maker 659 Tollison, Robert D. 1982. Rent seeking: a survey. Kyklos 48:244-79. Tullock, Gordon. 1971. Public decisions as public goods. Journal of Political...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 1982) 14 (1): 37–64.
Published: 01 March 1982
... reprint of Wicksell’s doctor’s thesis of 1895 initially attracted much more at- tention than the rest.s Without a doubt it reveals the hand of a master, 3. J. M. Buchanan, The Demand and Supply of Public Goods (Chicago, 1968), p. 192. In the same vein R. A. Musgrave, “Allocation...