The Resource Public choice, Dennis C. Mueller

Public choice, Dennis C. Mueller

Label
Public choice
Title
Public choice
Statement of responsibility
Dennis C. Mueller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mueller, Dennis C
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JF1001
LC item number
.M78
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge surveys of economic literature.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elections
  • Democracy
  • Social choice
  • Welfare economics
  • Choix collectif
  • Démocratie
  • Économie du bien-être
  • Élections
  • Élections
  • Démocratie
  • Choix collectif
  • Économie du bien-être
  • Aspects juridiques
  • Elections
  • Democracy
  • Elections
  • Social choice
  • Welfare economics
  • Demokratie
  • Kollektiventscheidung
  • Public-Choice-Theorie
  • Theorie
  • Wahl
  • Wahlverhalten
  • Public Choice
  • Democratie
  • Verkiezingen
  • Welvaartseconomie
  • Économie publique
  • Wahl
  • Theorie
  • Public-Choice-Theorie
  • Kollektiventscheidung
  • Wahlverhalten
  • Demokratie
Label
Public choice, Dennis C. Mueller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 271-288
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Positive public choice : The reason for collective choice -- II. Public choice in a direct democracy : The unanimity rule -- The optimal majority -- Majority rule -- Cycling -- Logrolling -- A comparison of majority rule with some of its alternatives -- Direct democracy when the number of voters is large -- III. Some new processes for revealing preferences on public goods : Preference revelation through the purchase of insurance -- The demand-revealing process -- Voting by veto -- A comparison of the three procedures -- General fund financing -- IV. Public choice in a representative democracy : Outcomes under two-party democracy -- Empirical testing of median voter models -- The importance of the election rule to the number of parties -- Multiparty systems -- Coalitions of parties- The minimum winning coalition hypothesis -- The behavior of candidates -- Behavior of voters in a representative democracy -- V. Exit, voice and disloyalty : Voting-with-the-feet -- The theory of cubs -- Voting-with-the-feet in the presence of jointness of supply -- Voluntary association, allocational efficiency, and distributional equity -- The theory of revolution -- VI. The supply of government output : The government as a monopolist -- Empirical investigations of the behavior of governments -- The budget-maximizing bureaucrat -- Extensions of the bureaucratic discretion model -- The integration of supply and demand -- Constitutional constraints on a bureaucratic Leviathan -- VII. Normative public choice : Real valued social welfare functions -- VIII. Axiomatic social welfare functions : Logic of the proof -- Relaxing the postulates -- The impossibility of a Paretian liberal -- IX. The assumptions underlying the majority and unanimity rules : May’s theorem on majority rule -- The Rae-Taylor theorem on majority rule -- Assumptions underlying the unanimity rule -- The assumptions underlying the tow rules contrasted -- The consequences of applying the rules to the ‘wrong’ issues -- X. A just social contract : The social contract -- The two principles of justice -- Extensions of the theory to other political stages -- Critique of the Rawlsian social contract -- XI. Utilitarian contrasts : The just social welfare function -- XII. The just political constitution -- XIII. Normative and positive theories compared : Normative and positive theories of public choice contrasted
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 297 pages
Isbn
9780521295482
Lccn
78011197
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)4499112
Label
Public choice, Dennis C. Mueller
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 271-288
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Positive public choice : The reason for collective choice -- II. Public choice in a direct democracy : The unanimity rule -- The optimal majority -- Majority rule -- Cycling -- Logrolling -- A comparison of majority rule with some of its alternatives -- Direct democracy when the number of voters is large -- III. Some new processes for revealing preferences on public goods : Preference revelation through the purchase of insurance -- The demand-revealing process -- Voting by veto -- A comparison of the three procedures -- General fund financing -- IV. Public choice in a representative democracy : Outcomes under two-party democracy -- Empirical testing of median voter models -- The importance of the election rule to the number of parties -- Multiparty systems -- Coalitions of parties- The minimum winning coalition hypothesis -- The behavior of candidates -- Behavior of voters in a representative democracy -- V. Exit, voice and disloyalty : Voting-with-the-feet -- The theory of cubs -- Voting-with-the-feet in the presence of jointness of supply -- Voluntary association, allocational efficiency, and distributional equity -- The theory of revolution -- VI. The supply of government output : The government as a monopolist -- Empirical investigations of the behavior of governments -- The budget-maximizing bureaucrat -- Extensions of the bureaucratic discretion model -- The integration of supply and demand -- Constitutional constraints on a bureaucratic Leviathan -- VII. Normative public choice : Real valued social welfare functions -- VIII. Axiomatic social welfare functions : Logic of the proof -- Relaxing the postulates -- The impossibility of a Paretian liberal -- IX. The assumptions underlying the majority and unanimity rules : May’s theorem on majority rule -- The Rae-Taylor theorem on majority rule -- Assumptions underlying the unanimity rule -- The assumptions underlying the tow rules contrasted -- The consequences of applying the rules to the ‘wrong’ issues -- X. A just social contract : The social contract -- The two principles of justice -- Extensions of the theory to other political stages -- Critique of the Rawlsian social contract -- XI. Utilitarian contrasts : The just social welfare function -- XII. The just political constitution -- XIII. Normative and positive theories compared : Normative and positive theories of public choice contrasted
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 297 pages
Isbn
9780521295482
Lccn
78011197
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)4499112

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