Economic approaches to organizations and institutions : an introduction / edited by Pål Foss.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Aldershot, Hants, England ; Brookfield, Vt., USA : Dartmouth, ©1995.
Description
xlv, 284 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction : on the economics of institutions and organizations / Pål Foss
  • The domain of constitutional economics / James M. Buchanan
  • Transaction cost economics / Trond Petersen
  • Economic perspectives on property rights and the economics of institutions / Thráinn Eggertsson
  • A public choice and social choice perspective / Charles K. Rowley
  • On game theory and how to use it for understanding the functioning of organizations / Christian Riis and Jon Vislie
  • Organizational structure and the emergence of informal norms / James Coleman
  • The firm as nexus of internal and external contracts / Torger Reve
  • Governments, firms, and the impossibility of central planning / Jerry Ellig and Don Lavoie
  • The principle-agent relationship in organizations / Trond Petersen
  • On the relevance of neo-institutionalism to the public sector / Jan-Erik Lane and Torgier Nyen
  • The collective action problem and some of its solutions / Jon Hovi and Pål Foss
  • Liberties, rights, and the standing of groups / Anthony de Jasay.
ISBN
  • 1855216671
  • 9781855216679
LCCN
94046887
OCLC
31739179
Other standard number
  • ZBWT00582695
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