Great Thinkers in Economics

James Buchanan

Authors: Reisman, D.

Free Preview

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-42718-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $139.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-42717-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $115.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-349-49105-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.
About this book

James Buchanan (1919-2013), economist and philosopher, was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1986 for his original theory of political democracy as market exchange. Buchanan believed economics should be concerned with liberty, individualism and equity.

About the authors

David Reisman is Professor of Economics at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, and Professor Emeritus of Economics at the University of Surrey, UK.

Reviews

“Anyone interested in the ideas of James Buchanan will find this book worthwhile. … The book has extensive citations to Buchanan’s work, making it easy for readers who want to follow up on particular themes. … it does offer many biographical insights that provide interesting background on the development of some of the concepts that are found throughout Buchanan’s work. … Reisman has done an admirable job of organizing Buchanan’s ideas and presenting his outlook on social organization.” (Randall G. Holcombe, Public Choice, Vol. 164, 2015)


Table of contents (16 chapters)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-42718-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $139.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-42717-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $115.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-349-49105-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

Services for this book

Loading...

Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
James Buchanan
Authors
Series Title
Great Thinkers in Economics
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-42718-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137427182
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-42717-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49105-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 251
Topics