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Perspectives on public choice

a handbook

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, U.K, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social choice.,
  • Political science -- Economic aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 591-655) and indexes.

    Statement[edited by] Dennis C. Mueller.
    ContributionsMueller, Dennis C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB846.8 .P47 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 672 p. :
    Number of Pages672
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL807354M
    ISBN 100521553776, 0521556546
    LC Control Number95044023

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: Contents: 1. Public choice in perspective Dennis C. Perspectives on Public Choice - edited by Dennis C. Mueller October Please note, due to essential maintenance online purchasing will be unavailable between and (GMT) on Cited by:

    In book: Public policy analysis, pp perspective, public policies are conceived as responses to social demands and 4 The ‘public choice’ school is based on the work of Buchanan. Theory of public choice: implications for democracy. In M. Kulkarni (Ed.), Interdisciplinary perspectives in political theory (pp. ). New Delhi: SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd doi: /n3.

    Anthony Downs, in one of the earliest public choice books, An Economic Theory of Democracy, pointed out that the voter is largely ignorant of political issues and that this ignorance is rational. Even though the result of an election may be very important, an individual's vote rarely decides an election. Public choice applies the theories and methods of economics to the analysis of political behavior, an area that was once the exclusive province of political scientists and sociologists. Public choice originated as a distinctive field of specialization a half century ago in the works of its founding fathers, Kenneth Arrow, Duncan Black, James Buchanan, Gordon [ ].


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McLean examines the workings of public choice from two related perspectives - collective action and the aggregation of individual preferences into social consensus.

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编 出版社: Cambridge University Press 副标题: A Handbook 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN:   Public Choice is a peer-reviewed journal that studies the intersection between economics and political science.

The journal plays a central role in fostering exchange between economists and political scientists, enabling both communities to explain and learn from each other’s perspectives.

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The comprehensive nature of the analysis, coupled with the intuitive diagrammatic approach, ensures that students using this book gain a thorough understanding of the : Cullis J.

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The New Public Governance. sets out to explore this emergent field of research and to present a framework with which to understand it. The third edition retains the book's well respected public choice perspective while also tackling contemporary subjects. The authors examine the influence of behavioural analysis on public policy and also consider the economics of happiness in a new chapter.5/5(1).

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Perspectives on Public Choice: A Handbook contains twenty-five essays written by thirty scholars, both economists and political scientists, from North America and Europe. In developing Legislative Term Limits, the editor has included material that has explicit and testable models about the expected consequences of term limits that reflect Public Choice perspectives.

This book contains the best efforts of economists and political scientists to predict the consequences of legislative term limits. Public choice is in the process of changing all this, in what amounts to a revolution in the theory of bureaucracy.

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