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Studies in Public Choice
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Essays on Government Growth

Political Institutions, Evolving Markets, and Technology

Editors: Hall, Joshua, Khoo, Bryan (Eds.)

  • Provides a public choice analysis of government growth
  • Focuses on taxation, trade openness, technology, income changes, and tax compliance
  • Features prominent scholars such as Nobel Laureate Gary Becker, Casey Mulligan, Gordon Tullock, Randall Holcombe, and Tyler Cowen
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About this book

This book contains eight papers focusing on factors associated with the growth of government. There is a large literature in public economics, especially public choice, on the determinants of the growth of government. The papers in this volume focus on a number of arguments related to why government has grown in many developed countries during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Chapters focus on taxation, trade openness, technology, income changes, and tax compliance. The volume features prominent scholars such as Nobel Laureate Gary Becker, Casey Mulligan, Gordon Tullock, Randall Holcombe, and Tyler Cowen. 

About the authors

Joshua C. Hall is a professor of economics at West Virginia University (US) and Director of the Center for Free Enterprise within the College of Business and Economics. He earned his bachelor and master degrees in economics from Ohio University and his Ph.D. from West Virginia University in 2007. 
Bryan Khoo is currently a graduate student at West Virginia University (US) in the Ph.D. program. He earned his bachelor degree in Economics from Gustavus Adolphus College in 2019.

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Hardcover $119.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Essays on Government Growth
Book Subtitle
Political Institutions, Evolving Markets, and Technology
Editors
  • Joshua Hall
  • Bryan Khoo
Series Title
Studies in Public Choice
Series Volume
40
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-55081-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-55081-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-55080-6
Series ISSN
0924-4700
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 160
Number of Illustrations
18 b/w illustrations, 5 illustrations in colour
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