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The Origin Rent-Seeking Concept

  • Gordon Tullock

    (School of Law, George Mason University, U.S.A.)

Possibly as a prelude to a mini series of critical review essays, this short paper is intended to revisit and clarify Tullock's contributions to the concept of rent-seeking. Some subsequent contributions are highlighted, so are its implications on social costs and wealth transfers.

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Article provided by College of Business, and College of Finance, Feng Chia University, Taichung, Taiwan in its journal International Journal of Business and Economics.

Volume (Year): 2 (2003)
Issue (Month): 1 (April)
Pages: 1-8

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Handle: RePEc:ijb:journl:v:2:y:2003:i:1:p:1-8
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