James M. Buchanan (1987) "The Constitution of Economic Policy," The American Economic Review, 77: 243-250. (JSTOR)
Selected
Journal Articles/Books
Duncan Black (1948) "On the Rationale of Group Decision-making,"  The Journal of Political Economy 56: 23-34. (JSTOR) James M. Buchanan and Gordon Tullock (1962) The Calculus of Consent, Logical Foundations of Constitutional Democracy. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.
 Bruno S. Frey (1997) "A Constitution for Knaves Crowds out Civic Virtues," The Economic Journal, Vol. 107: 1043-1053.  (JSTOR) Dennis C. Mueller (2000) Constitutional Democracy. Oxford: Oxfored University Press.
 Donald S. Lutz  (1994) "Toward a Theory of Constitutional Amendment," The American Political Science Review, Vol. 88: 355-370. (JSTOR) Roger Congleton (2003) Improving Democracy Through Constitutional Reform, Some Swedish Lessons. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Press.
Terry L. Anderson; P. J. Hill (1981) "Economic Growth in a Transfer Society: The United States Experience," The Journal of Economic History, Vol. 41: 113-119 (JSTOR) Adam Przeworski, Michael E. Alvarez,Jose Antonio Cheibub, Fernando Limongi (2000) Democracy and Development, Political Institutions and Well-Being in the World, 19501990. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Professor Torsten Persson et. al. (2003) "How do electoral rules shape party structures, government coalitions, and economic policies?"  University of Stockholm Working Paper.  Torsten Persson and Guido Tabellini (2003) The Economic Effects of Constitutions. Cambridge Mass: MIT Press.
Professor Barry Weingast (2003) "Self-Enforcing Constitutions: With an Application to Democratic Stability In America's First Century," Stanford University Working Paper.  Dennis C. Mueller (2003) Public Choice III. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Robert E. McCormick; Robert D. Tollison (1978) "Legislatures as Unions," The Journal of Political Economy, 86: 63-78. (JSTOR) H. Geoffrey Brennan and James M. Buchanan (1980) The Power to Tax. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
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