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The prison in economics: private and public incarceration in Ancient Greece

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  • Daniel D’Amico

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Public Choice.

    Volume (Year): 145 (2010)
    Issue (Month): 3 (December)
    Pages: 461-482

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:pubcho:v:145:y:2010:i:3:p:461-482

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    Keywords: Public goods; Market failure; Prisons; Athens; Economic history; N4; N0; P5;

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