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Homepage:http://www.RandallHolcombe.com
Workplace:Department of Economics, Florida State University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Journal Articles

2019

  1. Transitional gains and rent extraction
    Public Choice, 2019, 181, (1), 127-139 Downloads

2018

  1. Checks and Balances: Enforcing Constitutional Constraints
    Economies, 2018, 6, (4), 1-12 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Corruption and destructive entrepreneurship
    Small Business Economics, 2018, 51, (1), 181-202 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Fred S. McChesney: In Memoriam
    Southern Economic Journal, 2018, 84, (3), 658-659 Downloads
  4. Interest group support for non-group issues
    Constitutional Political Economy, 2018, 29, (3), 303-316 Downloads
  5. Is institutional improvement possible?
    Applied Economics Letters, 2018, 25, (11), 758-761 Downloads

2017

  1. Bourgeois Virtues Foster Capitalism; Does Capitalism Foster Bourgeois Virtues?
    Journal of Private Enterprise, 2017, 32, (Winter 2017), 95-107 Downloads
  2. Economic Institutions and the Durability of Democracy
    Atlantic Economic Journal, 2017, 45, (1), 17-28 Downloads
  3. Malinvestment
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2017, 30, (2), 153-167 Downloads
  4. Political incentives for rent creation
    Constitutional Political Economy, 2017, 28, (1), 62-78 Downloads View citations (2)

2016

  1. Market institutions and income inequality
    Journal of Institutional Economics, 2016, 12, (02), 263-276 Downloads View citations (3)

2015

  1. A Theory of the Theory of Public Goods
    (Теория происхождения теории общественных благ)
    Economic Policy, 2015, 4, 196-207 Downloads
    Also in The Review of Austrian Economics, 1997, 10, (1), 1-22 (1997) Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Capital and labor, Past and present, in the context of Piketty’s Capital
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2015, 28, (2), 195-207 Downloads
  3. David Reisman: James Buchanan
    Public Choice, 2015, 164, (1), 181-183 Downloads
  4. Political Capitalism
    Cato Journal, 2015, 35, (1), 41-66 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Book (2018)
  5. Regulation and corruption
    Public Choice, 2015, 164, (1), 75-85 Downloads View citations (13)
  6. The theory of the origin of the theory of public goods (conclusion)
    (Теория происхождения теории общественных благ)
    Economic Policy, 2015, 5, 191—207 Downloads

2014

  1. Politics as exchange: the classical liberal economics and politics of James M. Buchanan
    Constitutional Political Economy, 2014, 25, (3), 265-279 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The common pool of transitional profits
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2014, 27, (4), 387-401 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The economic theory of rights
    Journal of Institutional Economics, 2014, 10, (03), 471-491 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Thomas Piketty: Capital in the twenty-first century
    Public Choice, 2014, 160, (3), 551-557 Downloads
  5. What Stiglitz and Stockman Have in Common
    Cato Journal, 2014, 34, (3), 569-579 Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. Institutional quality and the tenure of autocrats
    Public Choice, 2013, 156, (3), 409-421 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Lawrence H. White: The clash of economic ideas: the great policy debates and experiments of the last hundred years
    Public Choice, 2013, 156, (3), 757-759 Downloads
  3. South Korea's economic future: Industrial policy, or economic democracy?
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, 88, (C), 3-13 Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Arye L. Hillman: Public finance and public policy: responsibilities and limitations of government
    Public Choice, 2012, 150, (1), 395-398 Downloads
    Also in Public Choice, 2004, 120, (3_4), 468-471 (2004) Downloads
  2. John Meadowcroft: James M. Buchanan
    Public Choice, 2012, 151, (1), 399-401 Downloads
  3. Roger D. Congleton: Perfecting parliament: constitutional reform, liberalism, and the rise of Western democracy
    Public Choice, 2012, 150, (1), 387-389 Downloads
  4. Rule of law and the size of government
    Journal of Institutional Economics, 2012, 8, (01), 49-69 Downloads View citations (7)

2011

  1. Francesco Forte: Principles of public economics: a public choice approach
    Public Choice, 2011, 148, (1), 265-267 Downloads
  2. Pluralism and heterodoxy in economic methodology
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2011, 24, (1), 57-65 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Public choice in a local government setting
    Public Choice, 2011, 149, (1), 1-3 Downloads
  4. The cartelization of local governments
    Public Choice, 2011, 149, (1), 65-74 Downloads View citations (4)

2010

  1. Douglass C. North, John Joseph Wallis, and Barry R. Weingast: Violence and Social Orders: A Conceptual Framework for Interpreting Recorded Human History
    Public Choice, 2010, 144, (1), 389-392 Downloads
  2. Policy errors in executive and legislative decision-making
    Public Choice, 2010, 144, (1), 37-51 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Roger D. Congleton, Arye L. Hillman, Kai A. Konrad (eds.): 40 years of research on rent seeking 1 and 2
    Public Choice, 2010, 142, (1), 255-256 Downloads
  4. Unions, Economic Freedom, and Growth
    Cato Journal, 2010, 30, (1), 1-22 Downloads View citations (2)
  5. Urban Sprawl and Transportation Externalities
    The Review of Regional Studies, 2010, 40, (3), 257-272 Downloads View citations (2)

2009

  1. A reformulation of the foundations of welfare economics
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2009, 22, (3), 209-224 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Andreas Bergh and Rolf Höijer, eds., Institutional Competition
    Public Choice, 2009, 138, (3), 491-492 Downloads
  3. Magnus Henrekson and Robin Douhan: The political economy of entrepreneurship, 2 vols
    Public Choice, 2009, 138, (1), 255-256 Downloads
  4. Principles and politics: Like oil and water
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2009, 22, (2), 151-157 Downloads
  5. The behavioral foundations of Austrian economics
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2009, 22, (4), 301-313 Downloads View citations (4)
  6. The social sub-optimality of competitive elections: comment
    Public Choice, 2009, 138, (1), 217-219 Downloads View citations (3)
  7. Wilfried Ver Eecke. Ethical Dimensions of the Economy: Making Use of Hegel and the Concepts of Public and Merit Goods
    Public Choice, 2009, 138, (3), 493-494 Downloads

2008

  1. Advancing economic analysis beyond the equilibrium framework
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2008, 21, (4), 225-249 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Does restricting choice in referenda enable governments to spend more?
    Public Choice, 2008, 136, (1), 87-101 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Les fondations comportementales de l’analyse économique autrichienne
    Revue Française d'Économie, 2008, 22, (4), 19-43 Downloads
  4. Pluralism versus Heterodoxy in Economics and the Social Sciences
    The Journal of Philosophical Economics, 2008, 1, (2), 51-72 Downloads View citations (6)
  5. Why does government produce national defense?
    Public Choice, 2008, 137, (1), 11-19 Downloads View citations (5)

2007

  1. Barry G. Weingast and Donald A. Wittman (Eds.). The Oxford Handbook of Political Economy
    Public Choice, 2007, 133, (1), 257-258 Downloads
  2. David F. Prindle, The Paradox of Democratic Capitalism: Politics and Economics in American Thought. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. USD 49.95 (cloth)
    Public Choice, 2007, 131, (3), 501-503 Downloads
  3. Evidence on voter preferences from unrestricted choice referendums
    Public Choice, 2007, 131, (1), 197-215 Downloads View citations (7)
  4. Nicolaus Tideman: Collective decisions and voting: The potential for public choice
    Public Choice, 2007, 133, (3), 495-495 Downloads

2006

  1. Autocratic, Democratic, and Optimal Government: Fiscal Choices and Economic Outcomes
    Public Choice, 2006, 129, (3), 507-510 Downloads
  2. Does the invisible hand hold or lead? Market adjustment in an entrepreneurial economy
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2006, 19, (2), 189-201 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Institutions and the Impact of Investment on Growth
    Kyklos, 2006, 59, (2), 255-273 Downloads View citations (106)
  4. The Linkage Between Public and Private Investment: A Co-integration Analysis of a Panel of Developing Countries
    Eastern Economic Journal, 2006, 32, (3), 479-492 Downloads View citations (13)

2005

  1. Government growth in the twenty-first century
    Public Choice, 2005, 124, (1), 95-114 Downloads View citations (14)

2004

  1. Economic Freedom, Institutional Quality,and Cross-Country Differences in Income and Growth
    Cato Journal, 2004, 24, (3), 205-233 Downloads View citations (59)
  2. Factors Underlying the Growth of Local Government in the 19th Century United States
    Public Choice, 2004, 120, (3_4), 359-377 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Holcombe's Comment on "Echoes"
    American Journal of Economics and Sociology, 2004, 63, (5), 1131-1138 Downloads
  4. National Income Accounting and Public Policy
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2004, 17, (4), 387-405 Downloads View citations (5)
  5. Omar Azfar and Charles A. Cadwell (Eds.), Market-Augmenting Government: The Institutional Foundations for Prosperity; Stephen Knack (Ed.), Democracy, Governance, and Growth
    Public Choice, 2004, 119, (3_4), 473-476 Downloads
  6. The National Research Council Ranking of Research Universities: Its Impact on Research in Economics
    Econ Journal Watch, 2004, 1, (3), 498-514 Downloads View citations (5)
  7. The New Urbanism Versus the Market Process
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2004, 17, (2_3), 285-300 Downloads View citations (9)
  8. Using Matched Border Counties for Policy Analysis: The Effects of Entitlement Programs on Female-Headed Households and Female Labor-Force Participation
    Eastern Economic Journal, 2004, 30, (3), 411-425 Downloads View citations (2)

2003

  1. The Origins of Entrepreneurial Opportunities
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2003, 16, (1), 25-43 Downloads View citations (23)
  2. The Size and Significance of the Pareto Set in Spatial Voting Models
    Public Choice, 2003, 116, (1-2), 19-29 Downloads

2002

  1. Political Entrepreneurship and the Democratic Allocation of Economic Resources
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2002, 15, (2-3), 143-59 Downloads View citations (21)

2001

  1. THE GROWTH OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN THE UNITED STATES FROM 1820 TO 1870
    The Journal of Economic History, 2001, 61, (01), 184-189 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The Unanimous Voting Rule Is Not the Political Equivalent to Market Exchange
    Public Choice, 2001, 106, (3-4), 233-42 Downloads View citations (7)

2000

  1. Consumption Externalities and Economic Welfare
    Eastern Economic Journal, 2000, 26, (2), 157-170 Downloads View citations (2)

1999

  1. Economic Freedom and the Environment for Economic Growth
    Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), 1999, 155, (4), 643- Downloads View citations (120)
  2. Equilibrium versus the Invisible Hand
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 1999, 12, (2), 227-43 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Specification Search and Levels of Significance in Econometric Models
    Eastern Economic Journal, 1999, 25, (3), 289-300 Downloads View citations (5)
  4. Veterans Interests and the Transition to Government Growth: 1870-1915
    Public Choice, 1999, 99, (3-4), 311-26 Downloads View citations (7)

1998

  1. Interests Versus Ideology in the Ratification of the 16th and 17th Amendments
    Economics and Politics, 1998, 10, (2), 143-160 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Tax Policy From a Public Choice Perspective
    National Tax Journal, 1998, 51, (2), 359-71 Downloads View citations (8)
  3. The Scope of Government and the Wealth of Nations
    Cato Journal, 1998, 18, (2), 163-190 Downloads View citations (32)

1996

  1. Measuring the Growth and Variability of Tax Bases Over the Business Cycle
    National Tax Journal, 1996, 49, (4), 535-52 Downloads View citations (32)
  2. The Growth of the Federal Government in the 1920s
    Cato Journal, 1996, 16, (2), 175-199 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. The Stability of International Coalitions in United Nations Voting from 1946 to 1973
    Public Choice, 1996, 86, (1-2), 17-34 View citations (4)
  4. Vibert's vision: Constitutional theory in search of a constitution
    Constitutional Political Economy, 1996, 7, (4), 281-291 Downloads View citations (2)

1995

  1. Empirical Evidence on the Publicness of State Legislative Activities
    Public Choice, 1995, 83, (1-2), 47-58 View citations (12)

1993

  1. The Regulation of Lobbyists
    Public Choice, 1993, 77, (2), 377-84 View citations (5)

1991

  1. Barriers to Entry and Political Competition
    Journal of Theoretical Politics, 1991, 3, (2), 231-240 Downloads
  2. Committees in Legislatures: A Property Rights Perspective
    Public Choice, 1991, 70, (1), 11-20 View citations (5)
  3. Constitutions as constraints: A case study of three american constitutions
    Constitutional Political Economy, 1991, 2, (3), 303-328 Downloads View citations (9)
  4. Reviews
    Constitutional Political Economy, 1991, 2, (1), 127-137 Downloads

1990

  1. Book Review: Explorations into Constitutional Economics
    Cato Journal, 1990, 9, (3), 743-746 Downloads
  2. Growth Management in Florida: Lessons for the National Economy
    Cato Journal, 1990, 10, (1), 109-125 Downloads View citations (1)

1989

  1. A note on seniority and political competition
    Public Choice, 1989, 61, (3), 285-288 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Book review
    Public Choice, 1989, 63, (3), 299-300 Downloads
  3. Book reviews
    Public Choice, 1989, 62, (1), 93-100 Downloads
  4. Non-optimal unanimous agreement under majority rule: Reply
    Public Choice, 1989, 62, (1), 89-92 Downloads
  5. Reviews
    Public Choice, 1989, 60, (2), 193-199 Downloads View citations (1)
  6. The median voter model in public choice theory
    Public Choice, 1989, 61, (2), 115-125 Downloads View citations (37)

1986

  1. Non-optimal unanimous agreement
    Public Choice, 1986, 48, (3), 229-244 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Review
    Public Choice, 1986, 49, (1), 99-100 Downloads

1985

  1. Tax shares and government spending in a median voter model
    Public Choice, 1985, 46, (2), 197-205 Downloads View citations (2)

1983

  1. Applied Fairness Theory: Comment
    American Economic Review, 1983, 73, (5), 1153-56 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. On the distribution of federal taxes and expenditures, and the new war between the states
    Public Choice, 1983, 40, (2), 165-174 Downloads

1982

  1. THE NATIONAL DEBT CONTROVERSY: A REPLY
    Kyklos, 1982, 35, (4), 713-718 Downloads

1981

  1. Rational choice and the taxation of sin: Reply
    Journal of Public Economics, 1981, 16, (2), 261-263 Downloads
  2. THE NATIONAL DEBT CONTROVERSY
    Kyklos, 1981, 34, (2), 186-202 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The contractual alternative to patents
    International Review of Law and Economics, 1981, 1, (2), 227-231 Downloads

1980

  1. An Empirical Test of the Median Voter Model
    Economic Inquiry, 1980, 18, (2), 260-74 View citations (21)
  2. Contractarian model of the decline in classical liberalism
    Public Choice, 1980, 35, (3), 277-286 Downloads View citations (1)

1978

  1. Optimality and the institutional structure of bureaucracy
    Public Choice, 1978, 33, (1), 55-59 Downloads View citations (2)

1977

  1. Rational choice and the taxation of sin
    Journal of Public Economics, 1977, 8, (2), 239-245 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The appeal of minimum wage laws: A dynamic analysis
    Public Choice, 1977, 29, (1), 139-141 Downloads

Books

2018

  1. Political Capitalism
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press
    Also in Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press (2018)

    See also Journal Article in Cato Journal (2015)

2014

  1. Advanced Introduction to the Austrian School of Economics
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (2)

00

  1. Advanced Introduction to Public Choice
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing View citations (2)

Chapters

2015

  1. Unanimous consent and constitutional economics
    Chapter 3 in Handbook of Social Choice and Voting, 2015, pp 35-53 Downloads

2014

  1. The rise and fall of growth management in Florida
    Chapter 11 in Cities and Private Planning, 2014, pp 232-247 Downloads

2013

  1. Federal systems
    Chapter 11 in The Elgar Companion to Public Choice, Second Edition, 2013, pp 179-194 Downloads

2011

  1. Cultivating Creativity: Market Creation of Agglomeration Economies
    Chapter 19 in Handbook of Creative Cities, 2011 Downloads

2001

  1. Public choice and economic growth
    Chapter 29 in The Elgar Companion to Public Choice, 2001 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Public choice and public choice
    Chapter 19 in The Elgar Companion to Public Choice, 2001 Downloads

Editor

  1. Studies in Public Choice
    Springer
 
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