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A Test of the Unraveling Hypothesis: Constitutional Bargaining and the Quality of African Institutions 0 0 0 17 2 2 7 50
Constitutional Bargaining, Eminent Domain, and the Quality of Contemporary African Institutions: A Test of the Incremental Reform Hypothesis 0 0 0 29 0 1 6 54
Coping with unpleasant surprises in a complex world: Is rational choice possible in a world with positive information costs? 0 0 0 51 0 1 7 124
Democracy in America: Labor Mobility, Ideology, and Constitutional Reform 0 0 0 60 1 3 5 200
On the Evolution of Organizational Governance: Divided Governance and Survival in the Long Run 0 1 1 5 0 3 4 40
On the Evolution of Organizational Government 0 0 1 40 2 3 13 94
On the Inevitability of Divided Government and Improbability of a Complete Separation of Powers 0 0 0 9 0 0 4 34
On the Political Economy of Privacy: Information Sharing between Friends and Foes 0 1 1 17 0 1 3 39
Return to Rio: Agency problems and the political economy of environmental treaties 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 27
The Contractarian Constitutional Political Economy of James Buchanan 0 0 0 86 0 0 4 46
The Logic of Collective Action and Beyond 0 1 2 56 0 2 15 94
Total Working Papers 0 3 5 374 5 16 68 802


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Theory of Menu Federalism: Decentralization by Political Agreement 0 0 0 23 0 1 13 101
A model of asymmetric bureaucratic inertia and bias 0 0 0 8 0 0 4 33
A short history of constitutional liberalism in America 0 1 2 8 2 4 13 37
A test of the institutionally-induced equilibrium hypothesis: on the limited fiscal impact of two celebrity governors 0 0 0 2 1 2 10 15
America’s neglected debt to the Dutch, an institutional perspective 0 1 1 27 0 1 3 133
An Overview of the Contractarian Public Finance of James Buchanan 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 9
Campaign finances and political platforms: The economics of political controversy 0 0 1 6 2 2 5 22
Committees and rent-seeking effort 0 0 1 46 1 1 5 105
Constitutional bargaining and the quality of contemporary African institutions: a test of the incremental reform hypothesis 1 2 2 5 3 4 5 13
Dennis C. Mueller: Reason, religion, and liberal democracy 0 0 0 11 0 0 1 54
Economic Conditions and National Elections, Post-Sample Forecasts of the Kramer Equations 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6
Economic Development and Democracy. Does Industrialization Lead to Universal Suffrage? 0 0 0 0 1 2 11 815
Efficient mercantilism? Revenue-maximizing monopoly policies as Ramsey taxation 0 0 1 41 0 0 9 344
Efficient status seeking: Externalities, and the evolution of status games 0 1 6 221 1 4 15 419
Elinor Ostrom, Understanding Institutional Diversity 0 0 0 140 0 1 3 383
Ethics and good governance 0 0 1 1 2 7 12 12
Evaluating rent-seeking losses: Do the welfare gains of lobbyists count? 0 0 0 6 1 1 2 19
From royal to parliamentary rule without revolution: The economics of constitutional exchange within divided governments 0 0 1 22 0 0 1 83
Gordon Tullock’s implicit analytical history of government 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 23
Governance by true believers: supreme duties with and without totalitarianism 0 1 1 1 0 2 8 8
Growing up with The Calculus of Consent 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 19
Help, harm or avoid? On the personal advantage of dispositions to cooperate and punish in multilateral PD games with exit 0 0 0 19 0 0 9 77
Ideological conviction and persuasion in the rent-seeking society 1 1 1 56 1 1 2 247
In Defense of Ignorance: On the Significance of a Neglected Form of Incomplete Information 0 0 0 20 0 0 2 137
Information, Special Interests, and Single-Issue Voting 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 248
Informational limits to democratic public policy: The jury theorem, yardstick competition, and ignorance 0 0 0 34 0 0 2 115
Intellectual foundations of public choice, the forest from the trees 0 1 1 6 0 2 5 26
International Public Goods and Agency Problems in Treaty Organizations 0 0 0 10 1 2 7 46
Is it all about competence? The human capital of U.S. presidents and economic performance 0 2 2 19 0 4 16 107
Monitoring Rent-Seeking Managers: Advantages of Diffuse Ownership 0 0 0 26 0 0 7 272
Mutual Advantages of Coercion and Exit within Private Clubs and Treaty Organizations: Towards a Logic of Voluntary Association 0 0 0 13 2 5 8 90
Nicolaus Tideman: Collective decisions and voting: The potential for public choice 0 0 1 33 0 0 2 133
Non-global social contracts: A note on inefficient social institutions 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 8
On the Durability of King and Council: The Continuum Between Dictatorship and Democracy 0 0 0 10 1 1 5 46
On the Feasibility of a Liberal Welfare State: Agency and Exit Costs in Income Security Clubs 0 1 1 29 0 1 3 112
On the Political Economy of State Highway Expenditures: Some Evidence of the Relative Performance of Alternative Public Choice Models 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 253
On the codetermination of tax-financed medical R&D and healthcare expenditures: Models and evidence 0 1 1 2 1 4 9 19
On the editorial transition 0 0 0 14 0 0 1 43
On the emergence of a classic work: a short history of the impact of Gordon Tullock’s Welfare Costs of Tariffs, Monopolies, and Theft 2 3 6 9 8 20 47 60
On the inevitability of divided government and improbability of a complete separation of powers 0 0 0 5 0 1 2 45
On the political economy and limits of crisis insurance: the case of the 2008–11 bailouts 0 0 0 15 1 1 2 51
On the political economy of the financial crisis and bailout of 2008–2009 0 0 2 129 0 0 12 388
On the rationality of mutually immiserating coercion 0 0 0 58 0 0 3 171
On the stability of U.S. politics: post-sample forecasts and refinements of the Congleton–Shughart models of Social Security and Medicare benefit levels 0 0 1 1 0 1 10 10
Political Deadlocks and Distributional Information: The Value of the Veil 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 109
Political Efficiency and Equal Protection of the Law 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 232
Political Institutions and Pollution Control 0 5 27 426 0 11 80 1,158
Proportional and progressive income taxation with utility-maximizing governments 0 0 1 6 0 0 6 20
Rational Ignorance, Rational Voter Expectations, and Public Policy: A Discrete Informational Foundation for Fiscal Illusion 0 0 0 67 0 0 4 335
Rational Ignorance, Rational Voter Expectations, and Public Policy: A Discrete Informational Foundation for Fiscal Illusion 0 0 0 42 0 0 2 136
Rationality, Morality, and Exit 0 0 3 3 0 2 9 14
Rent-seeking aspects of political advertising 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 19
Risk-Averse Taxpayers and the Allocation of Tax Enforcement Effort: Law Enforcement or Leviathan? Some Empirical Evidence 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 21
Robert D. Tollison and the economics of politics 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 19
Thanks to Gordon Tullock 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 18
The Dark Side of the Force: Economic Foundations of Conflict Theory, by Hirshleifer, J. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001, 366 pp., USD 90|GBP 60 (cloth); USD 29.95|GBP 20.95 (paper) 0 1 3 118 1 3 10 339
The Electoral Politics and the Evolution of Complex Healthcare Systems 0 0 1 6 1 2 10 39
The Growth of Social Security: Electoral Push or Political Pull? 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 232
The Incumbency Dilemma and Rent Extraction by Legislators 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 164
The Political Economy of Gordon Tullock 0 0 0 48 0 1 5 323
The constitutional political economy of Gordon Tullock 0 0 0 8 0 2 6 36
The contractarian constitutional political economy of James Buchanan 0 0 0 6 0 1 5 51
The economic role of a work ethic 1 3 4 151 1 7 9 447
The institutions of international treaty organizations as evidence for social contract theory 0 1 1 1 3 23 40 40
The rise of the modern welfare state, ideology, institutions and income security: analysis and evidence 0 0 0 33 0 1 4 125
The stability inducing propensities of very unstable coalitions: avoiding the downward spiral of majoritarian rent-seeking 0 0 0 15 0 1 2 86
The story of Katrina: New Orleans and the political economy of catastrophe 1 2 3 117 2 4 7 488
Thoughts on Daniel Shapiro's “Is the welfare state justified?” 0 0 0 27 0 0 2 116
Voter Discernment and Candidate Entry in Pluralitarian Election 0 0 0 8 0 3 7 95
Why local governments do not maximize profits: on the value added by the representative institutions of town and city governance 0 0 0 13 0 1 3 57
Total Journal Articles 6 27 77 2,191 38 142 531 10,076


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Perfecting Parliament 0 0 0 0 5 5 12 41
Perfecting Parliament 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 36
Total Books 0 0 0 0 5 5 17 77


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Asymmetric Federalism and the Political Economy of Decentralization 1 3 12 38 4 10 27 94
Early Spanish liberalism and constitutional political economy: the Cádiz Constitution of 1812 2 2 2 4 3 6 10 34
Informational Limits to Public Policy: Ignorance and the Jury Theorem 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Public choice and the modern welfare state 0 1 2 34 0 1 7 78
The politics of government growth 0 0 1 4 0 0 2 13
Total Chapters 3 6 17 80 7 17 46 222


Statistics updated 2021-01-03