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On the Feasibility of a Liberal Welfare State: Agency and Exit Costs in Income Security Clubs

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  • Roger Congleton, 2007. "On the Feasibility of a Liberal Welfare State: Agency and Exit Costs in Income Security Clubs," Constitutional Political Economy, Springer, vol. 18(3), pages 145-159, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:copoec:v:18:y:2007:i:3:p:145-159
    DOI: 10.1007/s10602-007-9018-0
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    1. Catarina Goulão, 2015. "Voluntary public health insurance," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 162(1), pages 135-157, January.
    2. Goulão, Catarina, 2014. "Voluntary Public Health Insurance," TSE Working Papers 14-488, Toulouse School of Economics (TSE).
    3. Gerhard Wegner, 2009. "Substantive versus Procedural Liberalism: Exploring a Dilemma of Contemporary Liberal Thought," Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen, vol. 165(3), pages 535-557, September.
    4. Roger Congleton, 2010. "Thoughts on Daniel Shapiro's “Is the welfare state justified?”," The Review of Austrian Economics, Springer;Society for the Development of Austrian Economics, vol. 23(1), pages 103-105, March.
    5. Åsbjørn Melkevik, 2016. "No progressive taxation without discrimination? On the generality of the law in the classical liberal tradition," Constitutional Political Economy, Springer, vol. 27(4), pages 418-434, December.

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    Keywords

    Social Insurance; Agency Problems; Exit; Averse Selection; Welfare State; Social Security; Public Choice; Constitutional Economics; Liberalism; H4; D6; P5;

    JEL classification:

    • H4 - Public Economics - - Publicly Provided Goods
    • D6 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics
    • P5 - Economic Systems - - Comparative Economic Systems

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