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Public Goods and the Stability of Federalism


  • Breton, Albert


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  • Breton, Albert, 1970. "Public Goods and the Stability of Federalism," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 23(4), pages 882-902.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:kyklos:v:23:y:1970:i:4:p:882-902

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    2. Leibenstein, Harvey, 1978. "On the Basic Proposition of X-Efficiency Theory," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 68(2), pages 328-332, May.
    3. Breton, Albert & Fraschini, Angela, 1994. "Bureaucracy and Intergovernmental Grants: A Rejoinder," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 47(3), pages 449-451.
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    1. Laaser, Claus-Friedrich & Stehn, Jürgen, 1995. "Perspektiven der sozialen Marktwirtschaft - mehr Effizienz durch eine föderative Arbeitsteilung," Kiel Working Papers 680, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW).
    2. Werner W. Pommerehne & Charles Beat Blankart, 1979. "Les économies d'échelles dans les services urbains," Revue Économique, Programme National Persée, vol. 30(2), pages 338-354.
    3. Lehmbruch, Gerhard, 2002. "Der unitarische Bundesstaat in Deutschland: Pfadabhängigkeit und Wandel," MPIfG Discussion Paper 02/2, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies.
    4. Sandler, Todd & Tschirhart, John T, 1980. "The Economic Theory of Clubs: An Evaluative Survey," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 18(4), pages 1481-1521, December.

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