1986
James M. Buchanan Jr.
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(1919 - 2013)
Nationality
American
Area of specialisation
Public finance
Price Motivation
For his development of the contractual and constitutional bases for the theory of economic and political decision-making
Affiliation at the time of Award
Center for Study of Public Choice, Fairfax, VA, USA
CONTRIBUTION
Contributions to the theory of political decision-making and public economics
PUBLICATIONS
1, The Reason of Rules, with G. Brennan - 1985 2, The Power to Tax, with G. Brennan - 1980 3, What should Economists Do? - 1979 4, Freedom in Constitution Contract – 1978 5, Democracy in Deficit, with R. Wagner - 1977 6, The Limits of Liberty - 1975 7, Cost and Choice - 1969 8, Public Finance in Democratic Processes - 1967